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by | Read by Jack Hawkins

Fiction • 12 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2012

In this stand-alone novel set during the Hundred Years' War, Thomas of Hookton, hero of Cornwell's Grail Quest trilogy, returns with his band of mercenaries in pursuit of the sword of Saint Peter—a holy relic said to bestow great power. Naturally, others are also in pursuit and are determined to win the sword at any cost. Jack Hawkins delivers a stunning performance of this dramatic novel of political intrigue and military battle. Throughout, he effortlessly distinguishes characters from all over Western Europe through various accents. Hawkins's thoughtful reading reveals the emotions of the characters, enhancing their portrayals. His performance is full of energy during Cornwell's signature battle scenes, offering the listener a visceral experience of war. A.S. © AudioFile 2013, Portland, Maine [Published: APRIL 2013]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Harper Audio • 2013

CD ISBN 9780062237644 $39.99 • Thirteen CDs

DD ISBN 9780062209344 $24.99

 

Library Ed. • Recorded Books • 2013

CS ISBN 978-1-4703-4370-5 $123.75 • Thirteen cassettes

CD ISBN 9781470343699 $123.75 • Thirteen CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 978-1-4703-4308-8 $49.75 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN 978-1-4703-4371-2 $109.00

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