Originally written in 1903, this classic adventure from Sir H. Rider Haggard has been newly revised and updated in a Centennial Edition.
This wonderful tale of faith tells the story of Miriam, a young Christian woman living in the Roman Empire during the first century, and Marcus, the Roman officer who desired to win her hand. Miriam’s faith is continually strengthened by the Lord as she faces hardships and fiery trials.
The historic events portrayed in this story culminate in the Roman siege and destruction of Jerusalem and its Temple in 70 AD. Stirring events, captivating characters, and careful attention to historical detail are seamlessly blended to produce this truly uplifting novel that continues to be a wonderful story of faith for readers today.