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The Resource 1356 : a novel, Bernard Cornwell

1356 : a novel, Bernard Cornwell

Label
1356 : a novel
Title
1356
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Bernard Cornwell
Title variation
  • Thirteen hundred fifty-six
  • Thirteen fifty-six
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The rascally Thomas of Hookton, aka Le Batard, and his band of not-so-merry mercenaries are bidden by the Earl of Northhampton to unearth the lost sword of Saint Peter in this recreation of the Battle of the Poitiers in 1356 wherein a severely outnumbered English army defeats the French and captures the Poiters and French King John II
Summary
Bringing to life the violence, action and heroism of the battlefield, this brilliant recreation of the Battle of the Poitiers in 1356 follows a severely outnumbered English army as they, through the ingenious planning of Edward the Black Prince, defeated the French and captured the Poiters and French King John II
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10160779
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cornwell, Bernard
Dewey number
813
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Edward
  • Poitiers, Battle of, France, 1356
  • Hundred Years' War, 1339-1453
  • France
Target audience
adult
Label
1356 : a novel, Bernard Cornwell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published, in a slightly different form, in Great Britain in 2012 by HarperCollins Publishers"--Title page verso
  • "Go with God, but fight like the devil"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000050345668
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
602 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062223258
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
maps
Label
1356 : a novel, Bernard Cornwell
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published, in a slightly different form, in Great Britain in 2012 by HarperCollins Publishers"--Title page verso
  • "Go with God, but fight like the devil"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000050345668
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
602 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062223258
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
maps

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