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By Juan Kresdez

ISBN-10: 8497635825

ISBN-13: 9788497635820

Una investigación que pondrá al descubierto un complot para acabar con el califa y un eunuco que arriesgará su vida para descubrir que l. a. corte está llena de traidores.

En el año 972, una carta interceptada al rebelde Guennum pone de manifiesto un plan para acabar con l. a. vida del califa al-Hakan II, a través de un traidor infiltrado en su corte. El jefe de los eunucos Faiq al-Nizami y el primer ministro deberán descubrir al traidor y para ello recurren al gran oficial de los angeles biblioteca, un eunuco con acceso a todas las estancias de los angeles ciudad. Yasir, el eunuco, comenzará en El veneno del eunuco una investigación en l. a. que arriesgará su vida y en l. a. que descubrirá que l. a. suerte del califa y de toda su familia ya está echada.

Utilizará Juan Kresdez sus conocimientos y su talento como narrador para plasmar en esta novela no sólo una enrevesada novela de intriga en los angeles que nada es lo que parece y en l. a. que los giros argumentales dejarán boquiabierto al lector, sino que El veneno del eunuco es también un hermoso cuadro de costumbres de l. a. Córdoba andalusí en los angeles que asistiremos: a l. a. fiesta de los Sacrificios, a l. a. fiesta en l. a. almunia de Guarromán, a las cacerías en los angeles Córdoba musulmana o incluso a los usos amorosos de l. a. época. Un auténtico paradigma de novela histórica que nos muestra las conjuras y traiciones de las facciones enfrentadas en l. a. corte cordobesa que desembocaron en los angeles guerra civil, l. a. descomposición de al-Ándalus y el fin de l. a. presencia musulmana en l. a. Península Ibérica.

Razones para comprar l. a. obra:

• El autor es un experto en los angeles novela histórica de tema andalusí, una temática que está totalmente en boga en los últimos años.
• los angeles trama se desarrolla en los angeles Córdoba califal, periodo poco tratado en los angeles historia de España y en el que Córdoba se convierte en el centro cultural de Occidente.
• El autor ha logrado construir una novela veloz y rica en detalles que combina lo mejor de una novela de intriga con precisos cuadros de costumbres.
• Los conocimientos volcados en l. a. novela no logran ralentizar el vertiginoso ritmo de los angeles investigación.

Una novela vibrante que despliega, ante nuestros ojos, todo el lujo y l. a. elegancia de l. a. Córdoba califal pero también toda los angeles traición y los angeles mentira que acabaron con uno de los reinos más floreciente y avanzado de l. a. Edad Media.

“Una obra precisa, eficaz, veloz, sumamente detallista con las costumbres de los angeles época andalusí, Juan Kresdez ha logrado construir una novela que combina misterio, muerte y pasión, con el estilo tan singular que lo caracteriza.” (Blog Literatura y ficción)

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He was bareheaded, blond, and clean shaven, with a blooming fresh-skinned face that scarce needed a razor. " He glanced again at Jacob Pole, this time unhappily. Darwin gazed up at the earnest face. The youth was well dressed and healthy, but there was a certain stolidity of manner and dullness to his eye. "You may speak before Colonel Pole as you would before me. His discretion is absolute. " The young man was startled. "Or at least, sir, it is, but not my own. " Darwin pursed his full lips and gestured to the seat vacated by Joseph Faulkner.

After the accident the man was lovingly cared for, and the doctors of these parts did all they could, but there was no progress in his condition. At last, despite daily exercise of muscles and the best food that could be found, he began to weaken, to show signs of worsening. More expert advice and medical attention seemed to be the only hope. " said Maclaren. He sighed and walked over to the door. A few words of Gaelic, and a file of somber men and women came into the room. Each went to the bed, knelt there for a moment, then moved back to stand by the wall.

You followed the first rule of successful deception: build upon what is real, and invent as little as you must. But you went too far, with a double lure, of great treasure and of a fantastic animal. The beast in Loch Malkirk would have been sufficient to bring me here without further embroidery, but you could not have known that. " Maclaren smiled ruefully. "It worked. Ye came here, an' that was a surprise to me. " "Your plan went astray not in outline, but in detail. You had hired good actors, that was necessary, and they were well grounded in their roles—enough to convince Dr.

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