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Drums of War

Narrated by: Christopher Oxford
Length: 8 hrs and 52 mins
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Summary

Dashing career soldier and ladies' man, Captain Daniel Rawson, happily accepts the Duke of Marlborough's dangerous undercover mission to find a missing spy - a Dutch tapestry-maker's beautiful daughter Amalia, unaware of her father's espionage role, is fearful for her safety. It's up to Daniel to find her father and put Amalia's mind at rest.
©2009 Edward Marston; (P)2009 Oakhill Publishing Limited

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"Consummate storytelling, a love of period and astute characterisiasation and plotting are the hallmarks of all Marston's books." (Guardian)
"Edward Marston is a pro." (Observer)

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  • Steven
  • hinckley, Leices, United Kingdom
  • 03-07-10

Okay, But...

I don't know what it was, I just couldn't get into this book. It is one of my favourite periods in history, but I was not gripped by it.