The Devil and His Boy

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My department would not approve a mixed medieval lit/medieval history/medieval languages/popular culture (Tolkien) topic, and even when I dropped the latter part I was still stonewalled. Stoker�s novel was merely the culminating work of a long series of works that were inspired by the reports coming from the region. Holloway, Richard Dee It appears that another group of authors has attempted to do what the H Team has done in compiling short stories from each author on a major event in history, except this group is doing it with an alternate history twist.

Pages: 176

Publisher: Walker (August 4, 2011)



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