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The lion of the north : a tale of the times of Gustavus Adolphus and the wars of religion

Author: G A Henty
Publisher: Cave Junction, OR : Robinson Books, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During the Thirty Year War (1618-1648), our fictitious Scottish hero and his real Scottish commanders join the triumphant Protestant champion, Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden, 'the lion of the north'. On the Catholic side, we meet the king's equally skilled foes, brutal General Tilly and vain, brilliant Prince Wallenstein.
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Genre/Form: Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Named Person: Gustav, King of Sweden; Gustav, King of Sweden
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G A Henty
ISBN: 1590871243 9781590871249
OCLC Number: 53341268
Description: 382 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by G.A. Henty ; illustrated.

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During the Thirty Year War (1618-1648), our fictitious Scottish hero and his real Scottish commanders join the triumphant Protestant champion, Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden, 'the lion of the north'. On the Catholic side, we meet the king's equally skilled foes, brutal General Tilly and vain, brilliant Prince Wallenstein.

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