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The blood-red crescent a novel by Henry Garnett

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Published by Sophia Institute Press in Manchester, N.H .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Coming of age -- Fiction,
  • Christianity -- History -- Fiction,
  • Islam -- History -- Fiction,
  • War -- Fiction,
  • Lepanto, Battle of, Greece, 1571 -- Fiction,
  • Family life -- Italy -- Fiction,
  • Italy -- History -- 1559-1789 -- Fiction

Book details:

About the Edition

In 1570, as Christians throughout Europe unite in a Holy League to defeat Turkish invaders, fourteen-year-old Guido of Venice, Italy, leaves the safety of a monastery to serve on a ship his wealthy father has contributed and fights in the Battle of Lepanto.

Edition Notes

StatementHenry Garnett.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.G18434 Bl 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 170 p. ;
Number of Pages170
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18339457M
ISBN 109781933184333
LC Control Number2007033600
OCLC/WorldCa173480368

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