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The Resource Death of kings, Bernard Cornwell, (text large print)

Death of kings, Bernard Cornwell, (text large print)

Label
Death of kings
Title
Death of kings
Statement of responsibility
Bernard Cornwell
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As the ninth century wanes, England appears about to be plunged into chaos once more. For the Viking-raised but Saxon-born warrior, Uhtred, whose life seems to shadow the making of England, this presents him with difficult choices. King Alfred is dying and his passing threatens the island of Britain to renewed warfare. Alfred wants his son, Edward, to succeed him but there are other Saxon claimants to the throne as well as ambitious pagan Vikings to the north. Uhtred's loyalty -- and his vows -- were to Alfred, not to his son, and despite his long years of service to Alfred, he is still not committed to the Saxon cause. His own desire is to reclaim his long lost lands and castle to the north. But the challenge to him, as the king's warrior, is that he knows that he will either be the means of making Alfred's dream of a united and Christian England come to pass or be responsible for condemning it to oblivion
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Cataloging source
VMOR
Dewey number
823.914
Illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
  • Saxon chronicles
  • Warrior chronicles
  • Last kingdom
Target audience
adult
Death of kings, Bernard Cornwell, (text large print)
Label
Death of kings, Bernard Cornwell, (text large print)
Publication
Note
  • Standard print ed. originally published: London : HarperCollins, 2011
  • Sequel to: The burning land
  • Followed by: The pagan lord
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14278830
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Extent
vii, 410 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781445874531
Isbn Type
(Windsor : cased)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
geneological table, map
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1591381
  • (eLGAR).b26721119
  • (OCoLC)759584801
  • (Nz)14278830
  • (Nz)14159744

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