Assassin's Creed: The Secret Crusade

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Penguin Books Limited, Jun 23, 2011 - Fiction - 464 pages
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Niccol˛ Polo, father of Marco, will finally reveal the story he has kept secret all his life - the story of Alta´r, one of the brotherhood's most extraordinary Assassins. Alta´r embarks on a formidable mission - one that takes him throughout the Holy Land and shows him the true meaning of the Assassin's Creed. To demonstrate his commitment, Alta´r must defeat nine deadly enemies, including Templar leader, Robert de Sable. Alta´r's life story is told here for the first time: a journey that will change the course of history; his ongoing battle with the Templar conspiracy; a family life that is as tragic as it is shocking; and the ultimate betrayal of an old friend.

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User Review  - AlphaHikar - LibraryThing

Finally something that doesn't center around Ezio Auditore. Though I do love reading about Ezio's exploits, by the end of Brotherhood, I had tired of him somewhat. Being able to learn about Alta´r ... Read full review

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User Review  - NerdOnTheFloor - LibraryThing

Here we go then. This was, as I thought from the start, a preface, shall we say, to the new game and book coming out in November: Assassins Creed Revelations. It reads as the recounting of Altair's ... Read full review

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Oliver Bowden is the pen-name of an acclaimed novelist. He has written all the Assassin's Creed titles.

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