Clash of wills

He started out as a mercenary.  Paid to fight.  Paid to push the invaders back.  But he got drawn in  ..  sympathetic to the cause.  He’d lost his own kingdom, he felt for this young prince.

Overwhelmed by superior numbers  ..  fighting against impossible odds  ..  still Maciste hung in.  Even after the money had run out.  Good friends now to the prince  ..  replacing the older brother the prince had lost.

Book One  –  Hostages


The enemy was wily.  Up to every trick.  Their latest move was potentially distastrous.  Everything they had fought for would be lost.
Maciste acted.  Precipitously.  To forestall a rash move from the prince.
Then Maciste found he had miscalculated.  And was up to his neck in it  …

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Jungle vegetation - Puerto Galera, Mindoro island

Book Two  –  Taming the beast


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Jungle vegetation - Puerto Galera, Mindoro island