By George MacDonald Fraser
For the 1st time in 4 years comes a brand new booklet in George MacDonald Fraser's long-running sequence chronicling the adventures of Sir Harry Paget Flashman. 11th within the sequence, Flashman and the Tiger good points now not one, yet 3 tales of overseas intrigue that locate the fictitious Flashman thrown headlong into ancient occasions world wide.
This trip Flashman is thwarting an tried assassination of Austria's Emperor Franz Josef ("The highway to Charing Cross"); attending to the ground of the Tranby Croft gaming scandal–and the Prince of Wales' involvement in it ("The Subtleties of Baccarat"); and, within the name tale, impacting the Zulu struggle whereas weeding out an established enemy. without delay meticulously trustworthy to truth and wildly fanciful, Flashman and the Tiger is a tutorial romp in the course of the annals of historical past; thirty years after he all started the sequence, Fraser is on the most sensible of his online game.
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