by Oxford U.P .
Written in English
|Statement||translated by Douglas Parmée.|
|Series||Oxford library of French classics|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||327|
Shadow of the Raven (Sons of Kings Book 1) by Millie Thorn is a thoroughly enjoyable historical fiction book that is highly informative and readable. An interesting time period that is not often covered, Thorn has delved into what seems to be her passion; as a former geography and history teacher, with a focus on the Anglo-Saxon and Viking period/5(). “This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate in it day and night, that you may observe to do according to all that is written in it. For then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will have good success” Joshua , NKJV. I . out of 5 stars 10 stars for Sons Of Kings Trilogy! Wyvern Of Wessex is the third book in the Sons Of Kings trilogy, and is as good as the first two. Telling the tale of Alfred and his unrelenting battles against the Danes, she also tells the tale of Eadwulf, himself the son of Beorhtwulf, King of Mercia and his family. Many surprises from the author, one being we find out Eadwulf's father is alive, but sold into slavery to /5(18). ‘PIT OF VIPERS is the second book of the Sons of Kings trilogy. It continues the tale of Alfred of Wessex and Eadwulf of Mercia started in Book 1, SHADOW OF THE RAVEN. Threats to the Anglo Saxon kingdoms continue to escalate. In , large bands overwinter again on the Isle of Thanet, breaking treaties to raid mercilessly into Kent/5(46).
Series: Sons of Kings (Book 1) Paperback: pages; Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 1 edition ( ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Product Dimensions: 5 x 1 x 8 inches Shipping Weight: pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: out of 5 stars customer ratingsReviews: Following on from Sons of Kings Book one we now catch up with Eadwulf on his return to Mercia and how his family life has developed. We also follow Alfred and his family, the kings of Wessex. Eadwulf is happily married whilst Alfred, a little younger is growing up /5. In Unsworth's novel, we read of a cabal of the senior Greek leaders, instigated and led by Odysseus (he brings new meaning to the term "Machiavellian"), that begins to develop a conspiracy that will compel Agamemnon and Menelaus to irrevocably commit to the War with Troy/5. The Book of Kings is the ninth book of the Hebrew Bible or the eleventh and twelfth books of the Christian Old Testament. It concludes the Deuteronomistic history, a history of Israel also comprising the books of Joshua and Judges and the Book of Samuel, which biblical commentators believe was written to provide a theological explanation for the destruction of the Kingdom of Judah by Babylon in c. .
King's second book cemented his place as the master of horror. In it, Ben Mears returns to Jerusalem's Lot to find inspiration for his book, and maybe . Sons of kings = (Les Pléiades). [Arthur Gobineau, comte de; Douglas Parmée] -- Gobineau's novel Les Pléiades is concerned with a few exceptionally talented people who are examples of "ethnic persistence" in Europe surrounded by vast masses of morons. Books of Kings, two books of the Hebrew Bible or the Protestant Old Testament that, together with Deuteronomy, Joshua, Judges, and 1 and 2 Samuel, belong to the group of historical books (Deuteronomic history) written during the Babylonian Exile (c. bc) of . The First Book of Kings begins with the elderly King David naming Solomon, his son by Bathsheba, as King of Israel and Judah to succeed him. King Solomon reigned over the United Kingdom of Israel circa to BC, and built the Temple of Solomon in Jerusalem in the mid-tenth century BC.