This non stop action historical novel which is based on true events and personalities is the story of the tumultuous search for the holiest object in Christendom: the True Cross. You will witness how a lusty impoverished Spanish knight teams up with the last Templar knight to carry out an impossible mission to penetrate the hostile lands of the Ottomans in the Balkans to recover the miraculous cross that was used to crucify Jesus.
You will observe the treachery, murder, extreme cold and hungry wolves as you make your way, along with the band of desperate knights, to the besieged city of Constantinople to search for an object which had been lost for hundreds of years.
You will see how the courageous Knight meets and falls in love with the beloved sister of the Sultan who is trying to kill him and massacre the inhabitants of Constantinople. You will feel the steaming passionate affair that develops between mortal enemies: the virgin princess and the lusty knight and how it unfolds into one of the most sinister episodes of humanity.
You will feel like an eyewitness the greatest slaughter of the Millennium and the sensational escape of our hero from the jaws of torture and death only to be captured by a band of roaming Gypsies, become a slave and lose his mind. Finally, you will marvel at the triumph of love over madness and an ending that you had never anticipated.
The book is based on true events and the poetical journal of a princess who fell in love with a Christian knight.
It contains erotic poetry that she never expected to be read by others!