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The Eagle of Spinalonga

£6.50

Product description

Paperback as new.
The tragic but inspiring story of Nikos. He is twenty two years old, handsome, clever and just graduated law school when he finds out he has leprosy. He is sent into exile to Spinalonga, a rock island of Crete where there is no food, no electricity, no medical help, no supplies, nothing. He catches an eagle as a unique way to source food then, armed with his education and natural instincts he decides to create a life of dignity for the inhabitants of Spinalonga in the style of the city state system of Ancient Greece. Pavlos a thug criminal sent there by the state from prison does everything in his power to maintain chaos and terror so as to keep control of the island. World War 2 breaks out and the Nazis invade and inflict horrors upon the Greek people. Nikos and the people of Spinalonga outsmart the Nazis and play a major role in the resistance.

Item details

Author(s):
Azoros, Nike
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
15.2 x 1.9 x 22.9 cm
Edition:
2012
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
147768638X
ISBN-13:
9781477686386
Number of pages:
336
Publisher:
Ingram International Inc
Title:
The Eagle of Spinalonga

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Paperback as new.
The tragic but inspiring story of Nikos. He is twenty two years old, handsome, clever and just graduated law school when he finds out he has leprosy. He is sent into exile to Spinalonga, a rock island of Crete where there is no food, no electricity, no medical help, no supplies, nothing. He catches an eagle as a unique way to source food then, armed with his education and natural instincts he decides to create a life of dignity for the inhabitants of Spinalonga in the style of the city state system of Ancient Greece. Pavlos a thug criminal sent there by the state from prison does everything in his power to maintain chaos and terror so as to keep control of the island. World War 2 breaks out and the Nazis invade and inflict horrors upon the Greek people. Nikos and the people of Spinalonga outsmart the Nazis and play a major role in the resistance.

Author(s):
Azoros, Nike
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
15.2 x 1.9 x 22.9 cm
Edition:
2012
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
147768638X
ISBN-13:
9781477686386
Number of pages:
336
Publisher:
Ingram International Inc
Title:
The Eagle of Spinalonga

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