Lords of the North

eAudio - unabridged
Audio (13.13 hours)
Product Number: Z100120387
Released: Oct 24, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780061349126
Narrator/s: Tom Sellwood
Publisher: HarperAudio
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The third installment of Bernard Cornwell's bestselling series chronicling the epic saga of the making of England, "like Game of Thrones, but real" (The Observer, London)-the basis for The Last Kingdom, the hit BBC America television series. After achieving victory at King Alfred's side, Uhtred of Bebbanburg is returning to his home in the North, finally free of his allegiance to the King-or so he believes. An encounter with a vicious slave trader introduces Uhtred to Guthred, the self-proclaimed King of Northumbria. Curious about Guthred's astounding claim, Uhtred follows him north. But he soon discovers fate has another incredible surprise in store, and begins an unexpected journey that climaxes in the midnight siege of a city thought impregnable-a dangerous seige that results in the forging of England. Lords of the North is Bernard Cornwell's finest work yet-a breathtaking adventure, but it also tells the story of the creation of English identity, as the English and Danes begin to become one people, appropriating each other's languages and, thrillingly, fighting side-by-side.

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Author(s): Bernard Cornwell
Series: Saxon Tales Series No: 3
Original Publish Date: Jan 23, 2007

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Author(s): Bernard Cornwell
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Product Number EB00245650
Released: Mar 25, 2014
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9780061801891

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