In 1004 at the height of the Byzantine Empire, two Greek youth are swept up in Basil II's legendary war with the Bulgarians. Both are attracted to a mysterious girl they meet in the mountains of Macedonia under conditions of intrigue and danger. As the drama unfolds, fateful questions emerge about spying, about sacrifice, and about war itself.
|Publisher:||Randall, Peter E. Publisher|
|Product dimensions:||7.02(w) x 9.28(h) x 1.09(d)|
|Age Range:||9 - 12 Years|
About the Author
The celebrated Greek author Penelope Delta (1874-1941) has inspired generations of youth with her historical novels full of personal courage and heroism. Classics now, they have universal appeal. Ruth Bobick is a freelance writer and translator who has lived and traveled in Greece. From Durham, NH, she has worked as a researcher, librarian, and teacher. Translator, Bobick is a resident of Durham, NH. Author, Delta is deceased.