Sworn sword: a novel

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Less than three years after the Battle of Hastings, 2,000Normans march to subdue the troublesome provinceof Northumbria. Tancred, an ambitious knight, is amongthem, hungry for battle. But at Durham, they areambushed by English rebels and Tancred's lord is slainwhile Tancred barely escapes alive. Seeking vengeance, hebecomes caught up in secret dealings between a powerfulNorman magnate and a shadow from the past. As theNorman and English armies prepare to clash, Tancreduncovers a plot that harks back to Hastings itself. Ifsuccessful, it threatens to destroy the entire conquest andchange the course of history. This stunning debut sweepsreaders into a ruthless, formidable world, where violentwarriors seek honor in holy places and holy men seekglory in dark deeds. As the two opposing forces battle forconquest, the fate of England hangs in the balance.
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series The bloody aftermath of 1066
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subject_facet Great Britain -- History -- William I, 1066-1087 -- Fiction, Historical fiction, English
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