The rascally Thomas of Hookton, aka Le Batard, and his band of not-so-merry mercenaries are bidden by the Earl of Northhampton to unearth the lost sword of Saint Peter in this recreation of the Battle of the Poitiers in 1356 wherein a severely outnumbered English army defeats the French and captures the Poiters and French King John II.
LP F CORNWELL
Large Print Fiction
Details & Subjects
Edition Statement :
1st HarperLuxe ed.
Publication, Distribution, etc. :
New York : HarperLuxe, 2013.
Physical Description :
602 p. (large print) : maps ; 23 cm.
"Originally published, in a slightly different form, in Great Britain in 2012 by HarperCollins Publishers"--Title page verso.