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The pale horseman

Author: Bernard Cornwell
Publisher: New York : HarperCollinsPublishers, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Uhtred is a Saxon, cheated of his inheritance and adrift in a world of fire, sword, and treachery. He has to make a choice: whether to fight for the Vikings, who raised him, or for King Alfred the Great of Wessex, who dislikes him. In the late ninth century, Wessex is the last English kingdom. The rest have fallen to the Danish Vikings, a story told in The Last Kingdom, the New York Times bestselling novel in which  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
History
Fiction
Named Person: Alfred, King of England; King of England Alfred; Alfred, King of England
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Cornwell
ISBN: 0060787120 9780060787127 0007210469 9780007210466 9780061144837 0061144835
OCLC Number: 60419417
Notes: Sequel to: The last kingdom.
Description: xv, 349 pages : map ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Bernard Cornwell.

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Continuing the outstanding success of The Last Kingdom, this is the second installment of Bernard Cornwell's fantastic series, following the fate of Alfred the Great ,and the forging of Britain.  Read more...

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