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Devil's Charge

Devil's Charge

Devil’s Charge, the second in The Civil War Chronicles, Michael Arnold’s acclaimed series of historical thrillers, sees battle-scarred hero Captain Stryker, ‘the Sharpe of the Civil War’, fight for his honour. ‘Stands in comparison with the best of Cornwell’ Yorkshire Post


England stands divided: king against Parliament, town against country, brother against brother.

For Captain Stryker, scarred hero of a dozen wars, the rights and wrongs of the cause mean little. His loyalties are to his own small band of comrades – and to Queen Henrietta Maria’s beautiful and most deadly agent, Lisette Gaillard. So when Prince Rupert entrusts him with a secret mission to discover what has happened to Lisette and the man she was protecting – a man who could hold the key to Royalist victory – nothing, not false imprisonment for murder, ambush, a doomed siege or a lethal religious fanatic will stand in his way.

A Sunday Times Historical Fiction Book of the Year
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Historical Fiction

On Sale: 21st June 2012

Price: £9.99

ISBN-13: 9781848544086