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1356 : a novel

Author: Bernard Cornwell
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Rascally Thomas of Hookton, aka Le Batard, and his band of not-so-merry mercenaries are bidden by the Earl of Northampton to unearth the lost sword of Saint Peter in this recrecation of the Battle of the Poitiers in 1356 wherein a severely outnumbered English defeats the French and captures the Poitiers and French King John II.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
War stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Cornwell
ISBN: 9780061969676 0061969672 :c
OCLC Number: 824699525
Notes: "Originally published, in slightly different form, in Great Britain in 2012 by HarperCollins Publishers."--Title page verso.
"Go with God, but fight like the devil"--Cover.
Description: 464 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Thirteen fifty-six
Thirteen hundred, fifty-six
Responsibility: Bernard Cornwell.

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Rascally Thomas of Hookton, aka Le Batard, and his band of not-so-merry mercenaries are bidden by the Earl of Northampton to unearth the lost sword of Saint Peter in this recrecation of the Battle of the Poitiers in 1356 wherein a severely outnumbered English defeats the French and captures the Poitiers and French King John II.

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