England in 1647: King Charles is in prison, and Cromwell's men are fighting the King's men. These are dangerous times for everybody. The four Beverley children have no parents; their mother is dead and their father died while fighting for the King. Now Cromwell's soldiers have come to burn the house - with the children in it. The four of them escape into the New Forest - but how will they live? What will they eat? And will Cromwell's soldiers find them?
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Captain Frederick Marryatt (1792-1848) was born in London and went to sea at the age of thirteen. He became a captain in his twenties, and had many adventures before he became a writer.
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Book Description Oxford University Press, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 019422967X
Book Description Oxford University Press, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-201-X7-9692109
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