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Race of scorpions

Author: Dorothy Dunnett
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1999, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage Books edView all editions and formats
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In 1462, widowed twenty-one-year-old merchant/adventurer Niccolò and his private army become caught between warring factions--respectively led by Queen Carlotta and her brother, James--battling for control of Cyprus.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Adventure fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy Dunnett
ISBN: 0375704795 9780375704796
OCLC Number: 41248792
Notes: Originally published: London : M. Joseph, 1989.
"The introduction was originally published in slightly different form in the United States edition of The unicorn hunt published in 1994 by Alfred A. Knopf"--Title page verso.
Description: xxii, 534 pages : maps, genealogical table ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Dorothy Dunnet.

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In 1462, widowed twenty-one-year-old merchant/adventurer Niccolò and his private army become caught between warring factions--respectively led by Queen Carlotta and her brother, James--battling for control of Cyprus.

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