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Revelation

Author: C J Sansom
Publisher: London : Macmillan, 2008.
Series: Shardlake series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'King Henry VIII is wooing Lady Catherine Parr, whom he wants for his sixth wife. But this time the object of his affections is resisting. Archbishop Cranmer and the embattled Protestant faction at court are watching keenly, for Lady Catherine is known to share their reformist sympathies.' 'Matthew Shardlake, meanwhile, is working on the case of a teenage boy, a religious maniac who has been placed by the King's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Historical fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Romantic suspense fiction
Named Person: Catharine Parr, Queen consort of Henry VIII King of England; Catharine Parr, Queen consort of Henry VIII King of England
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C J Sansom
ISBN: 9781405092722 1405092726 9780230532342 0230532349 9780230736238 0230736238
OCLC Number: 155685585
Awards: Short-listed for National Book Awards Crime Book of the Year 2009 (UK)
Short-listed for CWA Historical Dagger 2008 (UK)
Description: 549 pages : map ; 24 cm
Series Title: Shardlake series.
Responsibility: C.J. Sansom.

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