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The iron king

Author: Maurice Druon; Humphrey Hare
Publisher: London : Harper Voyager, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Iron King--Philip the Fair--is as cold and silent, as handsome and unblinking as a statue. He governs his realm with an iron hand, but he cannot rule his own family: his sons are weak and their wives adulterous; while his red-blooded daughter Isabella is unhappily married to an English king who prefers the company of men. A web of scandal, murder and intrigue is weaving itself around the Iron King; but his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maurice Druon; Humphrey Hare
ISBN: 9780007491261 0007491263
OCLC Number: 809935777
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: "First published in Great Britain by Rupert Hart-Davis 1956"--Title page verso.
Novel.
Description: xxiv, 340 pages : illustrations, 1 genealogical table, 1 map ; 20 cm.
Other Titles: Roi de fer.
Responsibility: Maurice Druon ; translated from French by Humphrey Hare.
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'Iron kings and strangled queens, battles and betrayals, lies and lust, the curse of the Templars, the doom of a great dynasty - and all of it (well, most of it) straight from the pages of history, Read more...

 
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