Crusader's Torch Author:Chelsea Quinn Yarbro CRUSADER'S TORCH is the second of Yarbro's novels about Olivia, the Roman woman who became the Count Sanct' Germain's truest love. — War is flaming all around the Mediterranean basin: battle rages on the islands of Crete and Cyprus. Saladin sits in Jerusalem, threatening Antioch and Tyre alike. Richard Coeur de Lion rules in England and France,... more » and the Pope talks of preaching a new Crusade.
It is the year 1189AD. Atta Olivia Clemens has been living in the city of Tyre for some time, but she dare not remain to face an occupation by Saladin's Islamic forces. Olivia has determined to return to the city of her birth...and her death: Rome, the Eternal...« less