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The crimson chalice

Author: Victor Canning
Publisher: Leicester : Thorpe, 2012.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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When a party of marauding Saxons destroy her father's villa, young Roman girl Gratia, 'Tia' escapes. She comes upon the body of the heir to the chieftanship of a British tribe in the west. Baradoc, a prisoner of Phoenician traders, was sold as a slave and is also escaping the Saxons. However, after being attacked he was left for dead by his cousin, the next heir. Tia nurses him back to health, and they continue  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Historical fiction
Adaptations
Fiction
Named Person: Arthur, King; Arthur, King.
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Victor Canning
ISBN: 9781444812077 1444812076
OCLC Number: 806511135
Target Audience: Adult.
Description: 368 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Victor Canning.

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When a party of marauding Saxons destroy her father's villa, young Roman girl Gratia, 'Tia' escapes. She comes upon the body of the heir to the chieftanship of a British tribe in the west. Baradoc, a prisoner of Phoenician traders, was sold as a slave and is also escaping the Saxons. However, after being attacked he was left for dead by his cousin, the next heir. Tia nurses him back to health, and they continue together to the safety of her uncle's villa in Aquae Sulis ... Their son, Arturo, inherits his father's desire for uniting Britain against the Saxons.

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