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The king of thieves

Author: Michael Jecks
Publisher: London : Headline, 2008.
Series: Knights Templar, 26.; Medieval West Country mystery, 26.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It's 1325, and Sir Baldwin de Furnshill and his friend Bailiff Simon Puttock, are in France to join Prince Edward and Bishop Walter's entourage as they make their journey to the palace of the French king, Charles IV. The Prince must make a demeaning submission in order for the English to keep hold of their French territories. Meanwhile, Queen Isabella has been causing a scandal in the French courts with English
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Jecks
ISBN: 9780755344161 0755344162 9780755349036 0755349032 9780755344178 0755344170
OCLC Number: 243821593
Description: xiii, 366 pages : map ; 24 cm
Series Title: Knights Templar, 26.; Medieval West Country mystery, 26.
Responsibility: Michael Jecks.

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"A gem of historical storytelling." "--Northern Echo" "Really difficult to put down." "--Historical Novels Review" "Fans of well-researched historicals will welcome Jeck's 26th Knights Templar Read more...

 
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