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The falcon and the dove : a life of Thomas Becket of Canterbury

Author: Alfred Duggan; Anne Marie Jauss
Publisher: [New York] : Pantheon Books, 1966.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of Thomas à Becket, first friend and chancellor to Henry II, then Archbishop of Canterbury, whose murder, incited by the king, made him a martyr venerated today as a saint, patron, and protector of the Catholic Church.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Duggan, Alfred Leo, 1903-1964.
Falcon and the dove.
[New York] Pantheon Books [1966]
(OCoLC)564889957
Named Person: Thomas, à Becket Saint; Thomas, à Becket Saint; Thomas, à Becket Saint
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alfred Duggan; Anne Marie Jauss
OCLC Number: 399059
Description: [3], 217 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Thomas Becket of Canterbury
Responsibility: Alfred Duggan ; decorations by Anne Marie Jauss.

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A biography of Thomas à Becket, first friend and chancellor to Henry II, then Archbishop of Canterbury, whose murder, incited by the king, made him a martyr venerated today as a saint, patron, and protector of the Catholic Church.

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