Please recommend
   using these social sharing buttons:




  book details  


  books by Chuck Boeheim  




This ebook is available for free!

Prices can change at any time - make sure the price of the ebook is $0.00 on Some ebooks will only be listed as free if you're from the US and logged in to your account. If you are not from the US the Kindle edition might not be visible at all - search for the ebook on your local Amazon site.
Book: The Ledger - The Tale of a Coroner and a Time Traveler by Chuck Boeheim

Book: The Ledger - The Tale of a Coroner and a Time Traveler by Chuck Boeheim

categories: Book, Murder Mystery, Coroner, Medieval, London, Maps, Time Travel

Chuck Boeheim

Author Chuck Boeheimabout this book: Not long ago, I stumbled upon a study that had been published by University of Cambridge that compiled an interactive map from the Coroner's records in the early 1300s, just before the birth of Chaucer. A wide range of deaths from violent to sordid were listed.

My first thought was that this would be an invaluable resource for any time traveler visiting that place and time. A bit later I became curious about the role of Coroner throughout history, and found that it had begun just a few decades prior to this period, with the main function of being a tax collector for the Crown.

Soon I had an image of Bartolomeo Ellinthorpe stomping around in my head, and the only way to keep him from poking into things I would rather keep hidden, I let him out into this story. It's quite short, just a vignette of the times and the person, really. Maybe someday I'll spin it out into a longer tale, but I hope you enjoy this brief glimpse.

preview: read a sample from this book

what to read next: if you read and liked this book...

Learn more about this book,  Read reviews  or  Add to wish list

Read eBooks using the free Kindle Reading App

Other book by Chuck Boeheim

Sellenria - The Starship and the Citadel by Chuck Boeheim with Daniel Elswit

Sellenria - The Starship and the Citadel

This book on





More Reviews

   • Book Review: All The Time In The World - A Time Traveller's Tale by Michael Siddall
   • Book Review: Al's London & Dublin Holiday - Day-by-Day Travel Journal by Allen Pollens

  show list of all published reviews | subscribe to the feed

Home | Contact | Legal Notice | Impressum Book Promotion | Do you like | Boost Your Karma

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of, Inc. or its affiliates.