The Third Crusade is over and Richard the Lionheart is bound for England. But with all the princes of Europe united against him . . .can the greatest warrior in Christendom make it safely home? Captured. Bound. Imprisoned. King Richard's slim hope of salvation rests on one man - a former outlaw, a vengeful earl, a man who scoffs at Holy Mother Church: Robin Hood. For King and country Robin and his loyal lieutenant Alan Dale will risk all - from blood-soaked battlefields to deadly assassins - to see the Lionheart restored to his rightful throne.