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The Falcon of Palermo

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After losing his parents, Emperor Henry Hohenstaufen and Queen Constance, by age four, a young, neglected Frederick runs among the urchins in the Muslim quarter while German warlords overrun Sicily.Please, oh Lord, she pleaded, let him be a Hauteville king rather than a Hohenstaufen emperor.Fluent in Arabic and strongly influenced by Muslim culture, Frederick aims to return Sicily to her former glory.
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