Revelation
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New York, NY : Penguin, 2010.
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549 pages : maps ; 20 cm
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Downtown Lansing - 1st Floor-Adult Fiction
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New York, NY : Penguin, 2010.
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Originally published: 2008.
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Defending a young religious zealot who is being held in the Bedlam hospital for the insane, Matthew Shardlake investigates a series of murders with ties to Lady Catherine Parr, a reform sympathizer and future wife of Henry VIII.
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The first three Shardlake mysteries have won over critics and readers alike. In Revelation, Sansom's newest book in the series, the year is 1543 and King Henry VIII is wooing Lady Catherine Parr, a woman sympathetic to reform, whom he wants for his sixth wife- much to the dismay of Archbishop Cranmer and the embattled Protestant faction at court. Meanwhile, Matthew Shardlake is working to defend a teenage boy, a religious fanatic who is being held in the infamous Bedlam hospital for the insane. When an old friend of Shardlake's is murdered, he vows to bring the killer to justice. His search leads him back to Bedlam but also to Catherine Parr-and the dark prophecies of the Book of Revelation. As Bishop Bonner prepares to purge London of Protestants, Shardlake, with his assistant Jack Barak, uncovers a series of horrific murders that shake them all to the core. Revelation-the strongest novel in the series to date-is sure to delight Sansom's many fans and bring him to a wider audience.--Publisher description.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Sansom, C. J. (2010). Revelation . Penguin.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Sansom, C. J. 2010. Revelation. Penguin.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Sansom, C. J. Revelation Penguin, 2010.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Sansom, C. J. Revelation Penguin, 2010.

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