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Marjan Krajcer-Vitez

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CROATIAN BAN NIKOLA ZRINSKI HAS AN INTENTION TO BUILD A FORTRESS NOVI ZRIN NEAR THE MURA AND DRAVA MOUTH FORD. AT THE SAME TIME THE NEGOTIATES WITH THE ENVOYS OF THE MIGTHY TURKISH MELEK-PASHA ABOUT THE RANSOM FOR A BIHAC CAPTAIN WHO IS IMPRISONED IN THE CAKOVEC FORTRESS. THE TURKS CONDITION THE HEIGHT OF THE RANSOM BY UNUSUAL REQUESTS.

 A GROUP OF MASKED MARAUDERS ATTACK PASSENGER CARRIAGES BY TURNING UP SUDDENLY FROM THE SWAMP ON THE ROAD BETWEEN PRELOG AND SVETI KRIZ. WHEN ON CARRIAGE PASSENGER GETS ROBBED AND MURDERED, HIS SON THREATENS THAT THE GHOST OF HIS FATHER WILL RETURN AND KILL ALL MARAUDERS, THE GANG, WHICH IS CALLED „GHOSTS OF THE SWAMP“ IS LED BY MYSTERIOUS LEADER KNOW ONLY AS „THE BLACK GHOST“.

WHEN THE SHIPMAN BERISLAV IS THREATENED BY TREE MASKED MARAUDERS HE IS HELPED BY BY DETERMINED AND BRAVE TOMO „THE TURK“. TOMO AND HIS „BLACK ANGELS“ CARRY OUT AN ATTACK ON „ KARAS FARM“, THE NEST OF TURKISH BANDITS LED BY CRUEL ATALAH.

WHO IS „BLACK“, A YOUNG MAN WHO LOST HIS MEMORY? WHO IS MORANA, A WOMAN WITH A SCAR ON HER CHEEK, HIDING FROM HER SONS THEIR FATHERS IDENTITY? WHAT ARE THE DOINGS AND KNOWLEDGE OF DETERMINED CROSSBOW SHOOTER JAKOB, AUSTRIAN LEUTENANT HORST, THE SONS OF A MURDERED JEWELER FROM MARBURG, THE COMMANDER OF TURKISH BARCS FORTRESS – THE INFAMOUS ZAHIR? WILL THE PRETTY DAUGHTERS OF „BLACK SWAN“  INKEEPER,  JANICA AND RUZICA REALIZE THEIR LOVE DESIRES?

A COUPLE OF CRAFTSMEN FROM PRELOG AREA HAVE GAMBLING DEBTS, THEY LOOK FOR HELP FROM CUNNING LEON AND MYSTERIOUS  „DIAMOND-LADY“.

AN AUSTRIAN CAPTAIN ZANGER UNEXPECTEDLY ARRIVES TO KOPIVNICA BARRACKS. THERE HE TRIES TO INVESTIGATE THE CASE OF CRUEL SLAUGHTER OF AUSTRIAN SOLDIERS, WHICH HAPPENED AT THE HIPPODROME IN KOPRIVNICA TWENTY YEARS AGO.