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The Scottish prisoner : a novel

Author: Diana Gabaldon
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Lord John Grey--soldier, gentleman, and no mean hand with a blade--fights for his crown, his honor, and his own secrets. Set in the heart of the eighteenth century during the Seven Years' War.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction, American
Historical fiction, American
Detective and mystery stories, American
Historical fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Diana Gabaldon
ISBN: 9780385337519 0385337515 9780345533494 0345533496 9781409130987 1409130983 0385337523 9780385337526
OCLC Number: 738360581
Description: xviii, 534 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Acknowledgements --
Preface --
Prologue --
April fool --
Erse --
An Irishman, a gentleman --
Not good --
Why am not I at peace? --
Summoning --
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life --
Debts of honor --
Eros rising --
Punch and Judy --
Vulgar curiosity --
The belly of a flea --
By darkness met --
Fridstool --
The return of Tobias Quinn --
Tower house --
Castle Athlone --
Fireside tales --
Quagmire --
Stalking horse --
A poultice for bruising --
Glastuig --
Plan b --
Clishmaclaver --
Escape from Athlone --
Opium dreams --
Loyalty and duty --
Amplexus --
The wild hunt --
Particular friends --
Betrayal --
Duello --
Billets-doux --
All heads turn as the hunt goes by --
Justice --
Teind --
Sole witness --
Redux --
The fog comes down --
Gambit --
A moonlicht flicht --
Point of departure --
Succession --
Author's notes.
Responsibility: Diana Gabaldon.

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