by Stella Duffy - £8.99 Virago Press Ltd (2011)
paperback ISBN 13: 9781844082117 | ISBN 10: 1844082113
"Justinian took a wife: and the manner she was born and bred, and wedded to this man, tore up the Roman Empire by the very roots"Charming, charismatic, heroic - Theodora of Constantinople rose from nothing to become the most powerful woman in the history of Byzantine Rome. In Stella Duffy's breathtaking new novel, she comes to life again - a fascinating, controversial and seductive woman. Some called her a saint. Others were not so kind...
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