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Sword of kings : a novel

Author: Bernard Cornwell
Publisher: New York : HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2019.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print edition.; First HarperLuxe editionView all editions and formats
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"Uhtred of Bebbanburg is a man of his word. An oath bound him to King Alfred. An oath bound him to Æthelflæd. And now an oath will wrench him away from the ancestral home he fought so hard to regain. For Uhtred has sworn that on King Edward's death, he will kill two men. And now Edward is dying. A violent attack drives Uhtred south with a small band of warriors, and headlong into the battle for kingship. Plunged  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Novels
Biographical fiction
Large type books
Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
History
Named Person: Uhtred, of Bebbanburg (Fictitious character); Edward, King of England; Alfred, King of England; Ethelfled; Alfred, King of England; Edward, King of England; Ethelfled; Uhtred, of Bebbanburg (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Cornwell
ISBN: 9780062944771 0062944770 9781635468144 1635468140
OCLC Number: 1112131821
Description: xvi, 549 pages (large print) : map ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Bernard Cornwell.

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