Merchants of Virtue ~ novel
France 1685, Protestants fear for their lives following Louis the Great’s revocation of their religious and civil rights. Against the advice of her Huguenot husband, Jeanne Delpech returns from her chateau to the Quercy capital to find her townhouse overrun by mercenary soldiers. The Sun Kings dragoons are given carte blanche to rob, beat, and commit atrocities to force Huguenots (French Protestants) to abjure their religion. Can Jeanne keep her children and her unborn baby without forsaking her faith?
A true story rich in historical detail, fast-moving action and powerful emotion.