Home to My Father: A Knight's Diary by Mary C. Findley
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Language: English. Published on February 1, 2012. Fiction » Historical » Medieval.
An English Knight begins a diary of his "adventure" joining Louis IX's First Crusade. The armada to Alexandria encounters a violent storm and the knight and his companions shipwreck. He must make an impossible choice: Cut himself off from his people or face execution. His life of turmoil and terror leads him to peace, but slavery and torture block his quest to get home to his father.