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  • ISBN: 9781101547878 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1101547871 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (594 pages) : maps
  • Publisher: New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, [2011]

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General Note:
"A Marian Wood book."
Summary, etc.:
Richard, the second surviving son of Henry Plantagenet and Eleanor of Aquitaine, inherits the throne from his brother, before embarking on the Third Crusade, a conflict that is complicated by the schemes of his usurping brother, John.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Richard I, King of England, 1157-1199 > Fiction.
Crusades > Third, 1189-1192 > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > Richard I, 1189-1199 > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Electronic books.

Sharon Kay Penman is the author of seven previous historical novels: When Christ and His Saints Slept, Time and Chance, Devil’s Brood, and four medieval mysteries set during the reign of Eleanor of Aquitaine. She lives in Mays Landing, New Jersey, and is working on A King’s Ransom, which will complete the story of Richard I.

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