Viewing Entry - Warriors of the storm (E14711) by Cornwell, Bernard
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Warriors of the storm : The Last Kingdom/Saxon Stories, book 9
Author / Responsible party
Historical fiction, War stories.
Historical fiction, War stories. Edward, King of England, -924 -- Fiction. Great Britain -- History -- Anglo-Saxon period, 449-1066 -- Fiction. Kings and rulers.
WAR & COMBAT FICTION - The ninth installment in the New York Times bestselling Saxon Tales, the epic saga of the making of England, magnificently brought to life by the reigning king of historical fiction (USA Today) - A fragile peace reigns in Wessex, Mercia and East Anglia - King Alfred s son Edward and formidable daughter, Aethelflaed, rule the kingdoms. But all around the restless Northmen, eyeing the rich lands and wealthy churches, are mounting raids.Uhtred of Bebbanburg, the kingdoms greatest warrior, controls northern Mercia from the strongly fortified city of Chester. But forces are gathering against him. Northmen allied to the Irish, led by the fierce warrior Ragnall Ivarson, are soon joined by the Northumbrians, and their strength could prove overwhelming. Despite the gathering threat, both Edward and Aethelflaed are reluctant to move out of the safety of their fortifications.