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The Scarlet Lion By Elizabeth Chadwick

The Scarlet Lion
by Elizabeth Chadwick

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* An exciting sequel to The Greatest Knight, centred around William Marshall, probably the greatest knight of the Middle Ages
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The Scarlet Lion Summary


The Scarlet Lion by Elizabeth Chadwick

Following early beginnings as a knight in the English royal household and a champion of the tourneys, William Marshal's prowess and loyalty have been rewarded by the hand in marriage of Isabelle de Clare, heiress to great estates in England, Normandy and Ireland. Now a powerful magnate, William has weathered the difficult years of King Richard's absence on crusade and is currently serving him on campaign in Normandy while Isabelle governs their estates. All the stability William and Isabelle have enjoyed with their young and growing family comes crashing down as Richard dies and his brother John becomes King. Rebellion is stirring throughout the Angevin domains and although John has created William Earl of Pembroke, the friction between the two men leads William and Isabelle to distance themselves in Ireland. The situation escalates, with John holding their sons as hostages and seizing their English lands. The conflict between remaining loyal and rebelling over injustices committed, threatens to tear apart William and Isabelle's marriage and their family...

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The Scarlet Lion Reviews


'The best writer of mediaeval fiction currently around' - HISTORICAL NOVEL REVIEW 'Elizabeth Chadwick knows exactly how to write convincing and compelling historical fiction' - Marina Oliver

About Elizabeth Chadwick


Elizabeth Chadwick lives near Nottingham with her husband, two sons and assorted animals including cats, dog and guinea pigs. She is the author of 14 historical novels, four of which have been shortlisted for awards. Visit the author's website at www.elizabethchadwick.com

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GOR002649074
The Scarlet Lion by Elizabeth Chadwick
Elizabeth Chadwick
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Little, Brown Book Group
2006-12-07
592
0316728314
9780316728317
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
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