Set at the time of the anti-Catholic riots of 1780, with the real Lord George Gordon, leader of the riots, appearing in the book. The characters are caught up in the resulting mob lawlessness, which climaxes in the destruction of Newgate prison, an actual event brought to life in the novel.
- Limba : Engleza
- Data Publicarii : 06 Oct 2005
- Format : Hardback
- Numar pagini : 872
- ISBN : 9781857152968