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Captain Alatriste

Captain Alatriste

A thrilling,swashbuckling adventure series starring the Spanish D’Artagnan


Captain Alatriste is a swordsman for hire in Spain at a timewhen Court intrigue is high and the decadent young king has dragged the countryinto a series of disastrous wars. As a hired blade, Alatriste becomes involvedin many political plots and must live by his wits. He comes face to face withhired assassins, court players, political moles, smugglers, pirates and ofcourse, the infamous Spanish Inquisition…
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ntroducing Iñigo Balboa, Alatriste’s young page; Quevedo, asubversive poet who likes to start fights in the local tavern, the elegantCount of Guadalmedina, and the beautiful but deadly Angelica de Alquezar,CAPTAIN ALATRISTE is a thrilling tale of adventure and intrigue that will appealto anyone who enjoyed The Three Musketeers.
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Modern & Contemporary Fiction (post C 1945)

On Sale: 1st June 2006

Price: £8.99

ISBN-13: 9780753820872

Reviews

The cult of the renegade swordsman seems poised to increase... Ought to tickle the fancy of anyone who enjoys having their swashes buckled.
GUARDIAN (8/7/06)
The arrival of a new Alatriste book is always a joy... it's one to be devoured with passion... Highly recommended.
HAM & HIGH (30/6/06)

The Adventures of Captain Alatriste