Blogs in August 2022

The Bloodletter’s Daughter 22nd August 2022

Emperor Rudolf II’s son, Don Julius, is mentally ill and the emperor sends him to a small town in Bohemia where bloodletter treats him by purging the illness from his body. Pichler’s daughter, Marketa, becomes the object of Don...

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The Drowning Guard 21st March 2014

Each morning in the hour before dawn, a silent boat launches on the Bosphorous, moving swiftly into the deepest part of the waters halfway between Europe and Asia, where a man will die… The Drowning Guard is the tale of...

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