Ben Pastor

Pseudonym of Maria Verbena Volpi. She was born in Rome, Italy but has Italian and US citizenship. After studying archeology at the University La Spienza in Rome, she moved to the USA where she taught at several universities. She is the creator of:
1. 'Martin Bora', an anti-Nazi Wehrmacht officer-investigator during World War II.
2. 'Aelius Spartianus', a Roman soldier and amateur sleuth in the fourth century.
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Titles and year of publication:  

'Martin Bora' Novels
 1) Lumen  1999
 2) Liar Moon  2001
 3) A Dark Song of Blood  2014
 4) Tin Sky  2015
 5) The Road to Ithaca  2017
 6) The Horseman's Song  2019
 7) The Night of Shooting Stars  2020
'Aelius Spartianus' Novels
 1) The Water Thief  2007
 2) The Fire Waker  2008