The Red Cross of Gold IV:. The Hesperian Dragon by Brendan Carroll
Series: The Red Cross of Gold:. Assassin Chronicles, Book 4.
Approx. 147,080 words.
Published on August 8, 2009.
The Chevalier Mark Ramsay goes after the lost Key to the Ark of the Covenant and in the process, discovers that the Order has attracted the attention of the Ancient Order of Assassins, a far eastern cult and long time enemy of the Knights Templar. Once more, he is torn away from his true love's arms and ends up in the Abyss fighting a magickal dragon for possession of the Golden Key.