Gallicenae (The King of Ys #2) - Poul Anderson, Karen Anderson

Volume II of one of the great epic fantasies of this decade.

Set in the misty time between the fall of the Roman Empire and the rise of our own age, Roma Mater chronicled the coming of Gratillonius, the Roman Prefect who became a King. Book II, Gallicenae, is the story of his nine queens, and penetrates to the very heart of the legend.

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Release date: 1987
Genres: fantasyhistorical fantasy
Updated: October 01, 2017

The King of Ys :: Series

The King of Ys is a historical fantasy – it is set in our world just before the fall of the Roman Empire and it mixes in the legend of the mythical city of Ys which was built below sea level on the coast of Brittany. Many of the characters in The King of Ys (Roman emperors, Christian saints, etc) are based on legendary and real historical figures.

Roma Mater (The King of Ys #1)
Gallicenae (The King of Ys #2)
Dahut (The King of Ys #3)
The Dog and the Wolf (The King of Ys #4)
The King of Ys