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7 edition of Death of a King, The found in the catalog.

Death of a King, The

by P.C. Doherty

  • 256 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Poisoned Pen Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8848140M
    ISBN 101590580435
    ISBN 109781590580431
    OCLC/WorldCa50862523

      As the king’s warrior he is duty-bound, but the king’s reign is nearing its end, and his death will leave a vacuum of power. Uhtred is forced to make a momentous choice: either take up arms—and Alfred’s mantle—to realize his dream of a united and Christian England, or be responsible for condemning it to oblivion.4/5. The Book of the Dead Formats: Hardcover First Edition Release Date Edited By:John Skipp & Craig Spector. Synopsis: From the dust jacket: George Romero's Night of the Living Dead is one of the most highly regarded films ever made. His own sequels to that modern classic have also been held in high regard by critics and audiences alike.

    Wole Soyinka’s play, “Death and the King’s Horseman, is based on actual events occurring in British-occupied Nigeria. The play focuses around the duty of Elesin, the King’s Horseman, to commit suicide in the wake of the King’s death the month before. It is the duty of British Colonial District Officer Simon Pilkings to stop him. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

      DEATH OF KINGS - Bernard Cornwell 25/04/13 I have long been a fan of Mr Cornwell's work since and have faithfully collected each of his new books as published after receiving Sharpe's Gold as a gift in I really enjoyed this book even though there does bring the series of Saxon novels closer to a close/5(K). Smiley's DEATH OF A KING paints a portrait of a leader and visionary in a narrative different from all that have come before. Here is an exceptional glimpse into King's life -- one that adds both nuance and gravitas to his legacy as an American hero.


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Martin Luther King Jr.'s Final Year, television host Tavis Smiley provides a "you-are-there" account of King's political, moral and personal struggles from the time of the Riverside sermon to his assassination exactly one year later.

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