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Publisher Comments:

In the flames of unceasing war, a young archer's heart, will, and courage will be supremely tested in the conclusion of an epic quest for vengeance and the greatest prize in all history: The Holy Grail.

Review:

"Cornwell is a master of the historical action novel, and he outdoes himself again....Graphic battlefield action, strong characters and sharp plotting are Cornwell's trademarks, and his fans will love this latest melee." Publishers Weekly

Review:

"The usual Cornwell bull's-eye." Kirkus Reviews

Review:

"Oozing with all the blood, gore, and action that fans of Cornwell's graphically detailed historical fiction have come to expect, the conclusion of this gripping trilogy is on target to please a ready-made audience." Booklist

Review:

"Cornwell delivers intense and detailed battle action to illustrate just how mad men will be driven by the grail. Though at times the complex plot seems unwieldy, Heretic ultimately satisfies. Highly recommended." Library Journal

Synopsis:

In this exciting sequel to The Archer's Tale and Vagabond, the New York Times bestselling author concludes his tale of an epic quest for vengeance and the greatest prize in all history: the Holy Grail.

About the Author

Bernard Cornwell is the author of the acclaimed Richard Sharpe series, set during the Napoleonic Wars; the Nathaniel Starbuck Chronicles, about American Civil War; the Warlord Trilogy, about Arthurian England; and, most recently, Stonehenge 2000 B.C.: A Novel and The Archer's Tale. Mr. Cornwell lives with his wife on Cape Cod.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060532840
Publisher:
HarperTorch
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Author:
Cornwell, Bernard
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Historical
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Mass Market PB
Publication Date:
September 2004
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
432
Dimensions:
6.66x4.18x1.18 in. .46 lbs.

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Product details 432 pages HarperTorch - English 9780060532840 Reviews:
"Review" by , "Cornwell is a master of the historical action novel, and he outdoes himself again....Graphic battlefield action, strong characters and sharp plotting are Cornwell's trademarks, and his fans will love this latest melee."
"Review" by , "The usual Cornwell bull's-eye."
"Review" by , "Oozing with all the blood, gore, and action that fans of Cornwell's graphically detailed historical fiction have come to expect, the conclusion of this gripping trilogy is on target to please a ready-made audience."
"Review" by , "Cornwell delivers intense and detailed battle action to illustrate just how mad men will be driven by the grail. Though at times the complex plot seems unwieldy, Heretic ultimately satisfies. Highly recommended."
"Synopsis" by , In this exciting sequel to The Archer's Tale and Vagabond, the New York Times bestselling author concludes his tale of an epic quest for vengeance and the greatest prize in all history: the Holy Grail.
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