The Resource Sworn sword : a novel, James Aitcheson, (electronic resource)

Sworn sword : a novel, James Aitcheson, (electronic resource)

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Sworn sword : a novel
Title
Sworn sword
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
James Aitcheson
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Language
eng
Summary
January, 1069: Less than three years after the Battle of Hastings, two thousand Normans march to subdue the troublesome province of Northumbria. Tancred a Dinant, a loyal and ambitious knight, is among them, hungry for battle, honor, silver, and land. But at Durham, the Normans are ambushed by English rebels, and Tancred's revered lord Robert de Commines is slain. Badly wounded and bitterly determined to exact vengeance, Tancred uncovers a plot that harks back to the day of Hastings itself. If successful, it threatens to destroy the entire conquest-and change the course of history. James Aitcheson's stunning debut sweeps readers into a ruthless world, where violent warriors seek honor in holy places and holy men seek glory in dark deeds. As the two opposing forces battle for conquest, the fate of England hangs in the balance
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Summary
With tensions still high less than three years after the Battle of Hastings, Tancred, a Norman knight, seeks revenge for the murder of his lord by English rebels and uncovers a plot that could change the course of history
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10215344
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Aitcheson, James
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
Series statement
The bloody aftermath of 1066
Series volume
0001
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Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
Sworn sword : a novel, James Aitcheson, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
Control code
MWT11432227
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unknown
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1 online resource
Form of item
online
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781402280771
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11432227
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Sworn sword : a novel, James Aitcheson, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11432227
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781402280771
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11432227
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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