210 BCE. The Roman Republic battles mighty Carthage for control of the Mediterranean. Mago, Gisgo, and Hasdrubal Barca hold Iberia and its riches firmly within their grip, preparing to send Hannibal the Great eugh resources to destroy Rome forever. As the course of western civilization hangs in the balance, young Scipio sails to Iberia with a raw and undermanned army, undertaking a mission other general would assume: to wrest control of Iberia from the Three Generals, the men who killed his father and uncle.
Martin Tessmer is a retired University of Colorado professor and administrator. His previous ten books have ranged from online training to hiking guides to ancient Roman History. He lives in Denver, Colorado.