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The burning land : a novel

Author: Bernard Cornwell
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperLuxe, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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The Danes of East Anglia and the Vikings of Northumbria are plotting the conquest of all Britain. When King Alfred's daughter pleads with Uhtred for help, he cannot refuse her request. In a desperate gamble, he takes command of a demoralized Mercian army, leading them in an unforgettable battle on a blood-soaked field beside the Thames.
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Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Historical fiction
Large print books
Named Person: Alfred, King of England; Alfred, King of England; Alfred, King of England
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Cornwell
ISBN: 9780060888756 006088875X
OCLC Number: 419859599
Description: xvi, 542 pages (large print) : maps, genealogical table ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Bernard Cornwell.

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The Danes of East Anglia and the Vikings of Northumbria are plotting the conquest of all Britain. When King Alfred's daughter pleads with Uhtred for help, he cannot refuse her request. In a desperate gamble, he takes command of a demoralized Mercian army, leading them in an unforgettable battle on a blood-soaked field beside the Thames.

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