Devil's Charge : Book 2 of the Civil War Chronicles Hardback
Part of the Stryker series
Devil's Charge, the second in The Civil War Chronicles, Michael Arnold's acclaimed series of historical thrillers, sees battle-scarred hero Captain Stryker, 'the Sharpe of the Civil War', fight for his honour. 'Stands in comparison with the best of Cornwell' Yorkshire Post England stands divided: king against Parliament, town against country, brother against brother.
For Captain Stryker, scarred hero of a dozen wars, the rights and wrongs of the cause mean little.
His loyalties are to his own small band of comrades - and to Queen Henrietta Maria's beautiful and most deadly agent, Lisette Gaillard.
So when Prince Rupert entrusts him with a secret mission to discover what has happened to Lisette and the man she was protecting - a man who could hold the key to Royalist victory - nothing, not false imprisonment for murder, ambush, a doomed siege or a lethal religious fanatic will stand in his way. A Sunday Times Historical Fiction Book of the Year
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 480 pages, Map
- Publisher: John Murray General Publishing Division
- Publication Date: 18/08/2011
- Category: Historical adventure
- ISBN: 9781848544062