Casca. Today’s Cover The Eternal Mercenary created by Barry Sadler, forever fighting until the Second Coming. This website is dedicated to the history. The Eternal Mercenary (Casca, No. 1) [Barry Sadler] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. book. Casca: The Eternal Mercenary [Barry Sadler] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. From the moment Casca ran his spear through the torso of.
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Also, the only black character in the whole story is the sort of stereotype I expected from an African character written in the ‘s, not the ‘s. On the most holy of days in the Brotherhood’s calendar, the sect recreates the crucifixion, right down to killing one of their blessed brethren who has been selected to act the part of Jesus. The Trench Soldier by Barry Sadler.
Surprisingly, instead of counterattacking, she had become instantly meek and anxious to please. Danny first meets Casca in book 34 Devil’s Horseman and gradually takes over from Goldman as his biographer.
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I think I might have read a Casca book or two back in the 70’s, along with the likes of the Executioner and Destroyer books as well. Sadler wrote the… More.
For some reason Casca is the Roman soldier who pierced Jesus on the cross. The Brotherhood was founded by Izram, a man who called himself the Thirteenth Disciple, in the wake of Jesus’s death at the hands of Casca’s spear thrust.
I actually read this when I was eadler young; around the time it came out, so 6, 7 years old. The rest of Casca’s life is then changed, and so the legend begins. From the cross, Christ curses Casca to remain a soldier until the Second Coming with bagry words, “Soldier, you are content with what you are.
He is often visited by Casca for updates on his life and experiences throughout the ages. Thrown from a Viking ship in the midst of a treac… More.
To the general public he is most known for the hit single “Ballad of the green berets” After his musical career he decided to write a series of novels centered around the character “Casca Rufio Longinius” Who is cursed for piercing Jesus on the crucifix with a spear and is forced to forever remain a soldier until sqdler Second Coming of Jesus Christ. Casca is a down-to-Earth, practical man who is content with his life as a soldier, and enjoys the bagry of daily life as a Roman.
As I go now to My Father, brry must one day come to Me. Be the first to ask a question about The Eternal Mercenary. Plus, his blood is now poison; toxic to any living thing.
The Eternal Mercenary (Casca, #1) by Barry Sadler
Shelve Soldier of Gideon. Only one woman in the whole story who he enters into a relationship with is met when he debates whether or not he should let bandits rape her, and czsca to intervene mostly because she has nice legs. The PersianRasheed, a minor acolyte, arranges to have Casca burned at the stake, thinking it just punishment for spearing Jesus.
Set during the period of the Gempei wars of Feudal Japanese history. Sadleg Ching Li’s military intelligence and his sec… More.
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Creative, thought provoking, with bite size chapters, makes perfect summer read. Read reviews that mention eternal mercenary barry sadler years ago second coming green beret rufio longinus content shall entire series ballad of the green casca the eternal shall remain roman soldier look forward jesus christ casey romain wandering jew casca rufio green berets soldier content remain until we meet.
Too much of a good thing is not a good thing. Unfortunately he does not posses the sick comedic qualities of Marvel’s Deadpool. Shelve The Trench Soldier. I’m looking forward to the rest of the series. Published August 15th by Jove first published January 1st The doctors who treat him marvel at the number of wounds he has suffered and even remove an ancient arrow head from Casca’s leg.
Sadler had his crew of ghost writers. For some reason I came back to this book in thought and decided to buy it.
Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Goldman discovered Casca’s unusual healing properties and became his biographer and chronicler after hearing his story.
It looks to be a pretty cool premise, and extremely fast read It was alongside my Conans and Destroyers. Jesus looked at him,reading his soul and said, “Soldier, you are content saeler what you are. On people of other races: Casca periodically revisits Goldman the setting for the start of each next book and recounts his life and experiences through history; the emancipated bronze arrowhead being Casca’s calling card.