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FREE shipping on qualifying offers. MORSON Oxford University, in 1624, the savage murder of a young girl kindles a frenzy of suspicion between privileged students and impoverished townspeople.
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MORSON Oxford University, in 1624, the savage murder of a young girl kindles a frenzy of suspicion between privileged students and impoverished townspeople. And when one of Falconer's students who may have witnessed the crime narrowly escapes being beaten to death by a lynch mob, the Regent Master rushes to his defense.
A Master William Falconer Mystery.
Falconer’s judgement. A Master William Falconer Mystery.
First-novelist Morson drops teasing clues concerning the book's true nature, though it's only the most dedicated medieval historian who'll beat Falconer in tying the killer to the background political conflicts. Conscientiously shadowy-the Dark Ages at their darkest- with a whirlwind climax: a between-courses palate-cleanser for Ellis Peters fans. The year 1264 marks a turbulent period for England, with Simon de Montfort challenging the sovereignty of King Henry III, the Crown at the point of expelling all Jews from England, and Roger Bacon's scientific experimentalism contending against faith and superstition.
Master William Falconer returns in this chilling and atmospheric medieval murder mystery. Ian Morson studied at Oxford University and lives in Berkhamsted, England. He is the author of "Falconer's Crusade. Oxford, January 1273. Master William Falconer returns in this chilling and atmospheric medieval murder mystery.
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