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  • Die KREUZRITTER Alternative
  • The CRUSADERS Alternative


Set in 1079 in the small Italian town of Aurocastro. The adventures of three boys, Peter, the bastard son of a Christian woman and an Arab pirate, Andrew, a poor shepherd boy, and Richard, the son of Baron William who returns from crusade to find that the town has been misruled by his brother Corrado. In the ensuing battle between William and Corrado, William is killed and Richard decides to escape the situation by going on crusade with the other two boys, involving them in further adventures ...

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