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By Tom Holt

Thousand, 700 and seventy-six years in the past, a gaggle of fellows ran among piles of stones and invented recreation. If, that's, historical past will be believed. The first-ever Olympic video games in 776 BC have been it sounds as if so memorable that each one Western chronology relies upon them. All that we all know approximately them is the identify of the fellow who received the race. Over and a part millennia later, it¹s approximately time anyone informed the tale. This mesmerizing old novel, full of experience and misadventure, will determine Tom Holt¹s position as an cutting edge, hard, and fantastically interesting author of ancient fiction.

Paperback: 368 pages
Publisher: Abacus (February 2001)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0349113165
ISBN-13: 978-0349113166

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Enrique tried his best to stand up straight and tall like his father. ” asked Santa Anna. Enrique’s mother looked very brave as she spoke. ” 29 30 Enrique felt cold fill his heart. His father was dead. ” asked Santa Anna. ” Santa Anna nodded and then gave Enrique’s mother a blanket and two silver dollars. ” He waved her away. There was nothing Enrique could do. He clenched his hands tightly at his side and stared at the man who killed his father. He would never forget the face of Santa Anna. It would haunt him the rest of his life, even years later when Texas and all the Tejanos were free from Mexico.

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