Mammoth Book of Jacobean Whodunnits: Gunpowder, Treason and Plot: 25 Tales of Murder Mystery in the 17th Century
  • Mammoth Book of Jacobean Whodunnits: Gunpowder, Treason and Plot: 25 Tales of Murder Mystery in the 17th Century
  • Mammoth Book of Jacobean Whodunnits: Gunpowder, Treason and Plot: 25 Tales of Murder Mystery in the 17th Century

Mammoth Book of Jacobean Whodunnits: Gunpowder, Treason and Plot: 25 Tales of Murder Mystery in the 17th Century

by Mike Ashley
     
 


The seventeenth century was a time ripe with murder, anarchy, war, and political and religious intrigue, of which the Gunpowder Plot is only one example. This unputdownable new anthology from Mike Ashley presents 25 whodunits set in those turbulent times—also the age of the Witchfinder General, ‘revenge’ tragedies, and the colonization of America.… See more details below

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The seventeenth century was a time ripe with murder, anarchy, war, and political and religious intrigue, of which the Gunpowder Plot is only one example. This unputdownable new anthology from Mike Ashley presents 25 whodunits set in those turbulent times—also the age of the Witchfinder General, ‘revenge’ tragedies, and the colonization of America. Stories of murder and mayhem centre on the true role of Guy Fawkes, the English Civil War and the fate of Charles I, plus the lost colony of Roanoke and the tale of Pocahontas. The Mammoth Book of Jacobean Whodunits is a fast paced anthology about a thrilling time in British history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786717309
Publisher:
Running Press Book Publishers
Publication date:
06/28/2006
Series:
Mammoth Book Series
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.70(h) x 1.50(d)

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