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Sovereign PDF
  • Author : C. J. Sansom
  • Release : 2008-02-26
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Pages : 608
  • ISBN : 9781101221303
  • Category : Fiction

Awarded the CWA Diamond Dagger – the highest honor in British crime writing The third Matthew Shardlake Tudor Mystery by C. J. Sansom, the bestselling author of Winter in Madrid and Dominion C. J . Sansom has garnered a wider audience and increased critical praise with each new novel published. His first book in the Matthew Shardlake series, Dissolution, was selected by P. D. James in The Wall Street Journal as one of her top five all-time favorite books. Now in Sovereign, Shardlake faces the most terrifying threat in the age of Tudor England: imprisonment int he Tower of London. Shardlake and his loyal assistant, Jack Barak, find themselves embroiled in royal intrigue when a plot against King Henry VIII is uncovered in York and a dangerous conspirator they've been charged with transport

Sovereign PDF
  • Author : C. J. Sansom
  • Release : 2012-06-26
  • Publisher : Vintage Canada
  • Pages : 672
  • ISBN : 9780307362414
  • Category : Fiction

Book 3 in the highly acclaimed Matthew Shardlake mystery series, now available from Vintage Canada. Autumn, 1541. King Henry VIII has set out on a spectacular Progress to the North to attend an extravagant submission by his rebellious subjects in York. Already in the city are lawyer Matthew Shardlake and his assistant, Jack Barak. As well as legal work processing local petitions to the King, Shardlake has reluctantly undertaken a special mission for Archbishop Cranmer--to ensure the welfare of an important but dangerous conspirator who is to be returned to London for interrogation. But the murder of a York glazier involves Shardlake in deeper mysteries, connected not only to the prisoner in York Castle but to the royal family itself. And when Shardlake and Barak stumble upon a cache of sec

The Bible in Crime Fiction and Drama PDF
  • Author : Caroline Blyth
  • Release : 2019-01-24
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN : 9780567686466
  • Category : Religion

The Bible has always enjoyed notoriety within the genres of crime fiction and drama; numerous authors have explicitly drawn on biblical traditions as thematic foci to explore social anxieties about violence, religion, and the search for justice and truth. The Bible in Crime Fiction and Drama brings together a multi-disciplinary scholarship from the fields of biblical interpretation, literary criticism, criminology, and studies in film and television to discuss international texts and media spanning the beginning of the 20th century to the present day. The volume concludes with an afterword by crime writer and academic, Liam McIvanney. These essays explore both explicit and implicit engagements between biblical texts and crime narratives, analysing the multiple layers of meaning that such e

Henry VIII in Twenty First Century Popular Culture PDF
  • Author : Jonas Takors
  • Release : 2017-03-23
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Pages : 250
  • ISBN : 9781498544412
  • Category : Social Science

This book examines the role of historians, novelists, directors, and their audiences in shaping twenty-first century versions of Henry VIII. It shows how popular stories and histories contribute to a change in how Henry VIII is seen and discusses the debates surrounding these changes.

Talking Book Topics PDF
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  • Release : 2014
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  • ISBN : OSU:32435087601381
  • Category : Talking books


Library Journal PDF
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  • Release : 2008
  • Publisher :
  • Pages :
  • ISBN : UCSC:32106017981504
  • Category : Libraries