The Third Instalment In Bernard Cornwell S King Alfred Series, Following On From The Outstanding Previous Novels The Last Kingdom And The Pale Horseman, Both Of Which Were Top Ten Bestsellers The Year Is 878 And Wessex Is Free From The Vikings Uhtred, The Dispossessed Son Of A Northumbrian Lord, Helped Alfred Win That Victory, But Now He Is Disgusted By Alfred S Lack Of Generosity And Repelled By The King S Insistent Piety He Flees Wessex, Going Back North To Seek Revenge For The Killing Of His Foster Father And To Rescue His Stepsister, Captured In The Same Raid He Needs To Find His Old Enemy, Kjartan, A Renegade Danish Lord Who Lurks In The Formidable Stronghold Of Dunholm Uhtred Arrives In The North To Discover Rebellion, Chaos And Fear His Only Ally Is Hild, A West Saxon Nun Fleeing Her Calling, And His Best Hope Is His Sword, With Which He Has Made A Formidable Reputation As A Warrior He Will Need The Assistance Of Other Warriors If He Is To Attack Dunholm And He Finds Guthred, A Slave Who Believes He Is A King He Takes Him Across The Pennines To Where A Desperate Alliance Of Fanatical Christians And Beleaguered Danes Form A New Army To Confront The Terrible Viking Lords Who Rule Northumbria The Lords Of The North Is A Powerful Story Of Betrayal, Romance And Struggle, Set In An England Of Turmoil, Upheaval And Glory Uhtred, A Northumbrian Raised As A Viking, A Man Without Lands, A Warrior Without A Country, Has Become A Splendid Heroic Figure.
[Epub] ❦ The Lords of the North By Bernard Cornwell – Bogou.us
- 400 pages
- The Lords of the North
- Bernard Cornwell
- 21 November 2019 Bernard Cornwell