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Sword of kings

Author: Bernard Cornwell
Publisher: London : HarperCollinsPublishers, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView 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: Action and adventure fiction
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Cornwell, Bernard.
Sword of kings.
London : HarperCollinsPublishers, 2019
(OCoLC)1054364979
Named Person: Uhtred, of Bebbanburg (Fictitious character); Edward, King of England; Alfred, King of England; Ethelfled; Ethelfled; Edward, King of England; Alfred, King of England; Uhtred, of Bebbanburg (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Cornwell
ISBN: 9780062563231 0062563238 9780008183912 0008183910
OCLC Number: 1129015054
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 334 pages) : map.
Responsibility: Bernard Cornwell.

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