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Captain Alatriste: A swashbuckling tale of action and adventure - The Adventures of Captain Alatriste (Paperback)
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Captain Alatriste: A swashbuckling tale of action and adventure - The Adventures of Captain Alatriste (Paperback)

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Paperback 272 Pages / Published: 01/06/2006
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A thrilling,swashbuckling adventure series starring the Spanish D'Artagnan

Captain Alatriste is a swordsman for hire in Spain at a timewhen Court intrigue is high and the decadent young king has dragged the countryinto a series of disastrous wars. As a hired blade, Alatriste becomes involvedin many political plots and must live by his wits. He comes face to face withhired assassins, court players, political moles, smugglers, pirates and ofcourse, the infamous Spanish Inquisition...
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ntroducing Inigo Balboa, Alatriste's young page; Quevedo, asubversive poet who likes to start fights in the local tavern, the elegantCount of Guadalmedina, and the beautiful but deadly Angelica de Alquezar,CAPTAIN ALATRISTE is a thrilling tale of adventure and intrigue that will appealto anyone who enjoyed The Three Musketeers.

Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
ISBN: 9780753820872
Number of pages: 272
Weight: 256 g
Dimensions: 198 x 132 x 21 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
The arrival of a new Alatriste book is always a joy... it's one to be devoured with passion... Highly recommended. * HAM & HIGH (30/6/06) *
The cult of the renegade swordsman seems poised to increase... Ought to tickle the fancy of anyone who enjoys having their swashes buckled. * GUARDIAN (8/7/06) *

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“A great adventure”

Once again, I discovered Captain Alatriste in a Spanish TV series « Las aventuras del Capitán Alatriste » starring Aitor Luna and that make me want to read the books.
“He was not the most honest or pious of men, but... More

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