Andrew Novo


Born in New York City, Andrew Novo completed his doctoral degree in history at the University of Oxford. While studying classical history at Princeton, he was inspired to begin this novel about the fall of Constantinople. He is a specialist in the history of the Mediterranean world, both ancient and modern and works as a researcher and writer for Harvard University.  Queen of Cities in his first novel.

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Queen of Cities
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 88,940. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
1453: An army is marching. The Turkish sultan Mehmed has declared war on Constantinople. This is an age of armored heroes and high-walled cities, of Machiavellian mistresses and scheming politicians, of religious conflict, and the clash of empires. The stone, silk and steel of the 15th century come to life in an epic drama that reverberates in our own time.

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