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Lords of the North

Autore: Bernard Cornwell
Editore: New York : HarperCollinsPublishers, ©2007.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro a stampa : Fiction : English : 1st edVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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Returning to his northern home, Uhtred of Bebbanburg finds himself caught up in the takeover crusade of a self-proclaimed ruler of Northumbria, a situation that culminates in a midnight siege on a seemingly impregnable city.
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Genere/forma: Historical fiction
History
Fiction
Persona incaricata: Alfred, King of England; Alfred, King of England; Alfred, King of England
Tipo materiale: Fiction
Tipo documento {1} {2}
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Bernard Cornwell
{0} 9780060888626 0060888628 9780061149047 0061149047
Numero OCLC: 68712334
Note: Sequel to: The pale horseman.
Descrizione: xvii, 317 pages : map ; 24 cm.
Contenuti: Place-names --
Slave king --
Red ship --
Shadow-walker --
Historical note.
Responsabilità: Bernard Cornwell.
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Returning to his northern home, Uhtred of Bebbanburg finds himself caught up in the takeover crusade of a self-proclaimed ruler of Northumbria, a situation that culminates in a midnight siege on a seemingly impregnable city.

From Bernard Cornwell, the undisputed master of historical fiction, comes the third volume in the exhilarating Saxon Tales: the story of the birth of England as the Saxons struggle to repel the Danish invaders. The year is 878. Uhtred, the dispossessed son of a Northumbrian lord, has helped the Saxons of Wessex defeat the invading Danes. Now, finally free of his allegiance to the victorious, ungrateful King Alfred, he is heading home to rescue his stepsister, a prisoner of Kjartan the Cruel in the formidable Danish stronghold of Dunholm. Uhtred's best hope is his sword, Serpent-Breath, for his only allies are Hild, a West Saxon nun fleeing her calling, and Guthred, a slave who believes himself king. Rebellion, chaos, fear, and betrayal await them in the north, forcing Uhtred to turn once more, reluctantly, to the liege he formerly served in battle and blood: Alfred the Great. In a clash of heroes, the kingdom is born. -- Publisher's description.

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