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Winning His Spurs: A Tale of the Crusades (1882)

by G. A. Henty

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A tale of the Crusades. Originally published in 1882.
  hgcslibrary | Nov 29, 2009 |
Tells of the life and times of King Richard the Lionhearted.
  gnbclibrary | Apr 3, 2008 |
This book is about a boy in the time of the Crusades. He helps recapture at least 5 Saracen held castles. ( )
  Dage9 | Nov 14, 2006 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0486448037, Paperback)

Readers have ringside seats to historical events as they follow an English lad to the Holy Land as part of King Richard's crusading army, experience the excitement of battle, and share the boy's perilous adventures during his return trip across Europe to England.

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Adventure through the times of the Crusades with Henty as he tells the story of a fifteen-year-old boy's quest through the holy land and beyond. With a cast that includes a sultan, a princess, a hermit, and pirates, this tale is certain to pique readers' interest in this fascinating era of religious war.… (more)

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