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Mystery!; Cadfael, Series II: The Virgin In The Ice


Cadfael Series II or 2 The Virgin in the Ice

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Cadfael, Series II: The Virgin In The Ice
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Premiered in 1980 -- offshoot of MASTERPIECE THEATRE. Showcase for the best of British drama in the mystery genre. Current producer, Rebecca Eaton. See individual episode titles for more information. Host: 1980: Gene Shalit; 1981-1989: Vincent Price; 1989-present: Diana Rigg Series release date: 1980

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When Cadfael's clumsy but much-beloved novice, Oswin, is found near death and babbling that he has raped a nun, a search of the surrounding snowy countryside goes out from the Abbey to find Oswin's traveling companions - a young brother and sister, and a young nun. The two children are found shaken but unharmed, while the nun is found dead at the bottom of a frozen brook - ravished and abandoned. The monks of Shrewsbury Abbey believe Oswin is the murderer, but Cadfael is determined to clear his name.

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Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Mystery!; Cadfael, Series II: The Virgin In The Ice,” 03/20/1997, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 27, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4EDD210E95884A25AC55851E16302E12.
MLA: “Mystery!; Cadfael, Series II: The Virgin In The Ice.” 03/20/1997. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 27, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4EDD210E95884A25AC55851E16302E12>.
APA: Mystery!; Cadfael, Series II: The Virgin In The Ice. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4EDD210E95884A25AC55851E16302E12
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