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Durham, David Anthony 1969-

Overview
Works: 43 works in 173 publications in 4 languages and 8,279 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Fantasy fiction  Historical fiction 
Classifications: PS3554.U677, 813.6
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Most widely held works by David Anthony Durham
Gabriel's story by David Anthony Durham ( Book )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this literary debut, Durham recounts the adventures and trials of a black pioneer family in the late 1870s. At the center of the story is Gabriel, a young man who moves reluctantly from the urban North with his mother and younger brother to join his stepfather, a homesteader in Kansas. When he runs away to become a cowboy, his search for excitement brings trouble and danger
Pride of Carthage : a novel of Hannibal by David Anthony Durham ( Book )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A saga set against the backdrop of the ancient Punic Wars describes Hannibal's struggle against the Roman Republic, his decision to attack Rome via a land route deemed impossible, and the young Roman military leader who defeated him
Acacia by David Anthony Durham ( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leondan Arkan, the powerful ruler of an idyllic empire, hides the dark realities of their prosperity from his four children, until an assassin from the Mein, a race exiled to an ice-locked stronghold in the north, strikes him down and frees his children
The other lands by David Anthony Durham ( Book )
15 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A few years have passed since the conquering of the Mein, and Queen Corinn is firmly in control of the Known World-perhaps too firmly. With plans to expand her empire, she sends her brother, Daniel, on an exploratory mission to the Other Lands. There Daniel discovers a lush, exotic mainland ruled by an alliance of tribes that poses a grave danger to the stability of the Known World. Is Queen Corinn strong enough to face this new challenge?
Walk through darkness by David Anthony Durham ( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lives of two men--William, a fugitive slave from Maryland undertaking the treacherous journey North, and Morrison, a Scottish immigrant--intertwine in the years before the Civil War
The sacred band by David Anthony Durham ( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a conclusion to the trilogy that includes The Other Lands, Queen Corinn masters spells found in the ancient Book of Elenet, while her younger brother embarks on a perilous mission to the Other Lands and her sister travels north to confront an invasion by the fearsome Auldek
Acacia by David Anthony Durham ( Book )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leondan Arkan, the powerful ruler of an idyllic empire, hides the dark realities of their prosperity from his four children, until an assassin from the Mein, a race exiled to an ice-locked stronghold in the north, strikes him down and frees his children
The other lands by David Anthony Durham ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A few years have passed since the conquering of the Mein, and Queen Corinn is firmly in control of the Known World--perhaps too firmly. With plans to expand her empire, she sends her brother, Daniel, on an exploratory mission to the Other Lands. There Daniel discovers a lush, exotic mainland ruled by an alliance of tribes that poses a grave danger to the stability of the Known World. Is Queen Corinn strong enough to face this new challenge?
The war with the Mein by David Anthony Durham ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leodan Akaran, the powerful ruler of an idyllic empire, hides the dark realities of their prosperity from his four children, until an assassin from the Mein, a race exiled to an ice-locked stronghold in the north, strikes him down and frees his children
Walk through darkness by David Anthony Durham ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The slave William barely survives the escape from his brutal owner in Virginia. He is searching for his pregnant wife, Dover, who has been taken to New York by her mistress. Both Dover and freedom await William-- if he can reach that northern state. But a hunter has been hired to find him. Morrison, a Scot, is terrifyingly efficient at tracking and killing. When the slave's quest and his pursuer's journey intertwine, they create an astonishing mosaic of the Civil War era and personal heritage
Gabriel's story by David Anthony Durham ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gabriel, the teenaged son of an emancipated slave, travels west with his mother, who is lured by the promise of unclaimed land. Despising life as a farmer, Gabriel runs away with a dangerous band of cowboys. But hindered by youth and inexperience, he must escape the racism and brutality that surround him
Acacia by David Anthony Durham ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leodan Akaran, ruler of the Known World, has inherited generations of apparent peace and prosperity, won ages ago by his ancestors. A widower of high intelligence, he presides over an empire called Acacia, after the idyllic island from which he rules. He dotes on his four children and hides from them the dark realities of traffic in drugs and human lives on which their prosperity depends. He hopes that he might change this, but powerful forces stand in his way. And then a deadly assassin sent from a race called the Mein, exiled long ago to an ice-locked stronghold in the frozen north, strikes at Leodan in the heart of Acacia while they unleash surprise attacks across the empire. On his deathbed, Leodan puts into play a plan to allow his children to escape, each to their separate destiny. And so his children begin a quest to avenge their father's death and restore the Acacian empire --- this time on the basis of universal freedom ...... if they can survive long enough
The war with the Mein by David Anthony Durham ( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leodan Akaran, ruler of the Known World, has inherited generations of apparent peace and prosperity, won ages ago by his ancestors. A widower of high intelligence, he presides over an empire called Acacia, after the idyllic island from which he rules. He dotes on his four children and hides from them the dark realities of traffic in drugs and human lives on which their prosperity depends. He hopes that he might change this, but powerful forces stand in his way. And then a deadly assassin sent from a race called the Mein, exiled long ago to an ice-locked stronghold in the frozen north, strikes at Leodan in the heart of Acacia while they unleash surprise attacks across the empire. On his deathbed, Leodan puts into play a plan to allow his children to escape, each to their separate destiny. And so his children begin a quest to avenge their father's death and restore the Acacian empire this time on the basis of universal freedom
El orgullo de Cartago by David Anthony Durham ( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hannibal : pride of Carthage by David Anthony Durham ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tijdens de tweede Punische Oorlog (218-202 voor Chr.) voert Hannibal zijn troepen door Spanje en over de Alpen het gebied van de Romeinen in om bij het Trasimeense meer een belangrijke veldslag met hen uit te vechten
Annibale by David Anthony Durham ( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Italian and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Acacia : the war with the Mein by David Anthony Durham ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Acacia by David Anthony Durham ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leodan Akaran, ruler of the Known World, has inherited generations of apparent peace and prosperity, won ages ago by his ancestors. A widower of high intelligence, he presides over an empire called Acacia, after the idyllic island from which he rules. He dotes on his four children and hides from them the dark realities of traffic in drugs and human lives on which their prosperity depends. He hopes that he might change this, but powerful forces stand in his way. And then a deadly assassin sent from a race called the Mein, exiled long ago to an ice-locked stronghold in the frozen north, strikes at Leodan in the heart of Acacia while they unleash surprise attacks across the empire. On his deathbed, Leodan puts into play a plan to allow his children to escape, each to his separate destiny. And so his children begin a quest to avenge their father's death and restore the Acacian empire---this time on the basis of universal freedom
A novel of Hannibal by David Anthony Durham ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The long and bloody Second Punic War (218-202 BC) between the two 'superpowers' of the time hinged on the genius, ambition and personal tragedies of two towering individuals: Hannibal Barca of Carthage and Publius Scipio of Rome. This novel brings the lives and loves, triumphs and tragedies of these two men to life
La guerre du Mein by David Anthony Durham ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (122)
Spanish (7)
French (3)
Italian (3)
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