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The Vintage. A Romance of the Greek War of Independence - ebook/epub

The Vintage. A Romance of the Greek War of Independence - ebook/epub
The Vintage. A Romance of the Greek War of Independence - ebook/epub
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Ventigo Media
This is a historical novel. The plot of the struggle of the Greek people against the Turks for independence. All actions revolve around the clan Maniot, Mavromihalov, who are central to the revolution. The action especially focuses on Nicholas Vidalis, a revolutionary leader, and his nephew, Mitsos, who is 18 years old at the beginning of the book, and becomes a fierce fighter.
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