Captain Alatriste

by Arturo Perez-Reverte and Margaret Sayers Peden

Paperback, 284 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $15 | purchase

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Captain Alatriste
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In a first installment of a new series of historical novels by the author of The Queen of the South, wounded seventeenth-century Spanish soldier Alatriste works as a swordsman-for-hire in Madrid, but when his latest job takes an unexpectedly deadly turn, he realizes he is in the employ of one of the Spanish Inquisition's most dangerous figures. Reprint.