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Royal escape

Author: Georgette Heyer
Publisher: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks Landmark, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Royal Escape follows King Charles II's daring flight to France in 1651 after Cromwell's forces defeated the king at the Battle of Worcester. For six weeks, Charles's life was in danger as he hid in the English countryside disguised as a servant, unable to find a way across heavily guarded borders. Two young women helped him finally escape, one of whom became his lifelong friend. -p.4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Biographical fiction
History
Fiction
Named Person: Charles, King of England; Charles, King of England; Charles, King of England
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 9781402210761 1402210760
OCLC Number: 182621581
Notes: "First published in the United Kingdom in 1938 by William Heinemann Ltd."--Title page verso.
Includes a reading group guide.
Description: x, 453 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Georgette Heyer.

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Royal Escape follows King Charles II's daring flight to France in 1651 after Cromwell's forces defeated the king at the Battle of Worcester. For six weeks, Charles's life was in danger as he hid in the English countryside disguised as a servant, unable to find a way across heavily guarded borders. Two young women helped him finally escape, one of whom became his lifelong friend. -p.4 of cover.

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