November, 1194 AD. Apointed by Richard the Lionheart as the first coroner for the county of Devon, Sir John de Wolfe, recently returned from the Crusades, rides out to the lonely moorland village of Widecombe to hold an inquest on an unidentified body.
But on his return to Exeter, the new coroner is incensed to find that his own brother-in-law, Sheriff Richard de Revelle, is intent on thwarting the murder investigation, particularly when it emerges that the dead man is a Crusader, and a member of one of Devon's finest and most honourable families...
Series: A Crowner John Mystery
Number Of Pages: 336
Published: 5th April 2004
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 11.6 x 17.9 x 2.1
Weight (kg): 0.21