(IBList user synopsis):
During the year of 1141 the civil war still rages on. Arrangements are made to exchange Elis, a young Welshman, for the sheriff of Shropshire who is taken prisoner.
When the sheriff is brought to the Monastery, he is murdered, and suspicion falls on Elis. Elis calls on Brother Cadfael for help, but it is not going to be easy for Cadfael.
Original title: Dead Man's Ransom
Genre: Fiction→ Historical→ European→ Medieval
Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Detective Story and Detectives→ Historical
This work is a subwork of the following works :
Third Cadfael Omnibus, the (1992) [Omnibus Volume]
Author: Ellis Peters