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The emperor's elephant

Author: Timothy Severin
Publisher: London : Macmillan, 2013.
Series: Saxon
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sigwulf, a Saxon prince exiled to the court of Carolus, King of the Franks, is summoned by the royal advisor Alcuin of York. Carolus has received magnificent gifts from the Caliph of Baghdad and is determined to send back presents that will be equally sensational. White is the royal colour of Baghdad so the most important gifts will be rare white animals from the Northlands. Sigwulf, having proved himself as a royal  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy Severin
ISBN: 9780230769106 0230769101
OCLC Number: 840431598
Description: 384 p.
Series Title: Saxon
Responsibility: Tim Severin.

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