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The red sea, William Napier

Label
The red sea
Title
The red sea
Statement of responsibility
William Napier
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It has been a momentous summer - the fall of Nicosia, Cyprus besieged and men flayed alive, their bodies displayed as trophies on opposing galleys. Now, as the sun rises on one October day, history will be written in blood.
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Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1965-
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Napier, William
Dewey number
823.92
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6058.A69482
Literary form
novels
Series statement
Clash of empires
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Mediterranean Region
Summary expansion
The Mediterranean, 1571. For hundreds of years the Ottoman Empire has ruled the seas. But the seas are only a gateway to the lands they covet beyond.The armies of the Turk are picking off colonies and small islands, and if the Mediterranean falls, then finally perhaps the balance of power between crescent and cross will tip...It has been a momentous summer - armies assembling, Cyprus besieged and men flayed alive, their bodies displayed as trophies on opposing galleys. Now, as the sun rises on one October day, history will be written in blood. Five hours will shape history. Countries all over western Europe have sent ships and men. Caught up in it are Hodge and Ingoldsby - two young English adventurers who have survived the siege of Malta and are already living on borrowed time. Now, it seems the debt must be repaid..
Label
The red sea, William Napier
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
BDZ0008321977
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
384 p.
Isbn
9781409105367
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Other physical details
maps
Label
The red sea, William Napier
Publication
Control code
BDZ0008321977
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
384 p.
Isbn
9781409105367
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Other physical details
maps

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