The Last Free Men
by Everett Coles
Published: July 16, 2011.
In the 2nd century AD, Rome's 9th legion was sent to Hadrian's Wall in Northwest britain to quell an insurrection. They were never heard from again.
Marcus is a scout for the Roman Army until he is wrongly convicted of assassination and sentenced to the lead mines. Escaping, he is recruited by the Druids to lead the Scottish tribes against Roman occupation. The Ninth was written out of history.