The Three Emperors by William Dietrich audiobook

The Three Emperors: An Ethan Gage Adventure

By William Dietrich
Read by William Dufris and Carrington MacDuffie

HarperCollins, HarperAudio 9780062194107

The Ethan Gage Adventures: Book 7

11.73 Hours Unabridged
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Adventurer Ethan Gage travels through the darkest and most superstitious realms of eighteenth century Europe, to the castles and caves of Bohemia to rescue his family and uncover a mysterious medieval device rumored to foretell the future. Having quick-wittedly survived the battle of Trafalgar, Ethan is rushing to rescue “Egyptian priestess” Astiza and son Harry from imprisonment by a ruthless mystic who seeks revenge for disfigurement, and an evil dwarf alchemist who experiments with the occult on Prague’s Golden Lane. Using death as his ruse, and a pair of unlikely allies—a Jewish Napoleonic soldier and his sutler father—Ethan must decipher clues from Durendal, the sword of Roland. Astiza uses her own research to concoct an explosive escape and find a lost tomb, their tormentors in relentless pursuit. William Dietrich skillfully weaves intrigue and magic, romance and danger in a historical thriller that sprints from the fury of Napoleonic war to the mystic puzzles of Central Europe. What enigmas will the fabled Brazen Head finally reveal?

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Adventurer Ethan Gage travels through the darkest and most superstitious realms of eighteenth century Europe, to the castles and caves of Bohemia to rescue his family and uncover a mysterious medieval device rumored to foretell the future.

Having quick-wittedly survived the battle of Trafalgar, Ethan is rushing to rescue “Egyptian priestess” Astiza and son Harry from imprisonment by a ruthless mystic who seeks revenge for disfigurement, and an evil dwarf alchemist who experiments with the occult on Prague’s Golden Lane.

Using death as his ruse, and a pair of unlikely allies—a Jewish Napoleonic soldier and his sutler father—Ethan must decipher clues from Durendal, the sword of Roland. Astiza uses her own research to concoct an explosive escape and find a lost tomb, their tormentors in relentless pursuit.

William Dietrich skillfully weaves intrigue and magic, romance and danger in a historical thriller that sprints from the fury of Napoleonic war to the mystic puzzles of Central Europe. What enigmas will the fabled Brazen Head finally reveal?

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Ethan Gage is one character in the suspense world that readers have grown to truly love…This is a very busy tale with family, friends, and bad guys jumping from place to place to solve some pretty amazing puzzles that readers will not soon forget. Yet a new Gage story that will have everyone cheering!” Suspense
“Dietrich’s writing style is vivid, lush, and rich. Readers will get the feel of the time period and the places involved. His plots, and his latest is no exception, are fast-paced and filled with derring-do and close escapes.” Library Journal
“Another rip-roaring nineteenth-century adventure that combines historical people and events with imaginative fiction.” Booklist
“An American adventurer and his Egyptian wife join the search for a fabled object…The latest rousing adventure from Dietrich shows antihero Ethan Gage, his exotic wife, and a varied cast of characters grappling with an especially tumultuous historical period.” Kirkus Reviews
“It is impossible not to love Ethan Gage.” Garth Stein, New York Times bestselling author of The Art of Racing in the Rain, praise for the author

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Author Bio: William Dietrich

Author Bio: William Dietrich

William Dietrich is a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist, historian, and naturalist, as well as the author of numerous novels, including the Ethan Gage adventures, which have been translated into more than thirty languages. He is a winner of the PNBA Award for nonfiction and lives in Washington State.

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Available Formats : Digital Download, CD
Category: Fiction/Action & Adventure
Runtime: 11.73
Audience: Adult
Language: English