Men of Iron

by Howard Pyle

Description:  The thrilling story, set in England in the time of Henry IV, of how Myles Falworth advances to knighthood and through "trial by battle" restores the fallen fortunes of his family. With breathless excitement, the reader follows the adventures of the hero, sympathizing with him in his troubles, fighting in his battles, and rejoicing in his good fortunes.

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Ages:  10-14
Length:  299 pages
Format:  Paperback, Ebook
Illustrations:  Black and white
Year published:  2008
ISBN:  978-1-59915-294-3
Genres:  British History, Historical Fiction

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Table of Contents

1. A Commotion in the Hall
2. Life in Seclusion 
3. A New Acquaintance 
4. A Parting 
5. A True Lordly Gift 
6. At the Tilt-yard 
7. Hateful Service 
8. Bitter News 
9. In the Office of Sir James 
10. The Eyry 
11. The Knights of the Rose 
12. Taking a Stand 
13. Hand to Hand 
14. Threats 
15. The Challenge 
16. A Fight Won 
17. A Crash Landing 

18. Two Young Ladies
19. An Unexpected Encounter 
20. Summoned by the Earl 
21. A Friend in High Places 
22. Squire of the Escort 
23. Preparations 
24. Knight by Order of the Bath 
25. A Bold Request 
26. Before the Joust 
27. The Unhorsing 
28. To France and Back 
29. With the Prince 
30. In the Painted Room 
31. Ordeal by Battle 
32. In the Lists 
33. Fight to the Death 
34. Conclusion

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