The Warlord Chronicles Collection 3 Books Set (The Winter King, Enemy of God, Excalibur)

The Warlord Chronicles Collection 3 Books Set (The Winter King, Enemy of God, Excalibur)➮ [Read] ➪ The Warlord Chronicles Collection 3 Books Set (The Winter King, Enemy of God, Excalibur) By Bernard Cornwell ➺ – Jobs-in-kingston.co.uk Title In This Collection The Winter King Excalibur Enemy of God The Winter King Uther, the High King of Britain, has died, leaving the infant Mordred as his only heir His uncle, the loyal and gifted w Title In This Collection Chronicles Collection PDF/EPUB ¶ The Winter King Excalibur Enemy of God The Winter King Uther, the High King of Britain, The Warlord ePUB ô has died, leaving the infant Mordred as his only heir His uncle, the loyal and gifted warlord Arthur, now rules as Warlord Chronicles Collection ePUB ☆ caretaker for a country which has fallen into chaos threats emerge from within the British kingdoms while vicious Saxon armies stand ready to invade Excalibur Arthur has crushed Lancelot s rebellion, but at a cost Guinevere s betrayal has left him reeling, and his Saxon enemies seek to destroy him while he is weak Chaos threatens to engulf Britain Yet Arthur is a military genius and noble leader Enemy of God Following a hard fought victory, Arthur appears to have at last won the unity of the British Kingdoms He turns his attention towards the invading Saxons, while Merlin begins a quest to uncover the sacred Treasures of Britain, believing they will bring the might of the old Gods behind Arthur for one last decisive battle. Quiere saber m s de esta trilog a, sin spoilers Visite Quiere saber m s de esta trilog a, sin spoilers Visite A truly epic chronicle of the story of Arthur, told through the eyes of the loyal warlord Derfel Cornwell spins his unique version of the tale, and manages to turn legendary characters into real people with faults and all Many fabled names make an appearance, like Arthur, Merlin, Morgan, Mordred, Guinevere, Lancelot, Galahad, Sagramor, Bors and Tristan and Iseult But also historical names like the Saxon warlord Aelle, and the Briton kings Tewdric and his son Meurig, and Cuneglas With the lac A truly epic chronicle of the story of Arthur, told through the eyes of the loyal warlord Derfel Cornwell spins his unique version of the tale, and manages to turn legendary characters into real people with faults and all Many fabled names make an appearance, like Arthur, Merlin, Morgan, Mordred, Guinevere, Lancelot, Galahad, Sagramor, Bors and Tristan and Iseult But also historical names like the Saxon warlord Aelle, and the Briton kings Tewdric and his son Meurig, and Cuneglas With the lack of information from this period, Cornwell must have felt the freedom to write a true historical fantasy, underlined by magical occurrences influenced by the druid Merlin and his fierce lover and apprentice Nimue It carries a truly magical tale right in between the struggles between the old gods of the Briton and the new god of the Christians, smack in the middle of the fight against the Saxons, and infighting between the British kingdoms It is interesting to see how these books must have been the stepping stone for the current series by Cornwell, the Saxon Series There is a lot of the warlord Derfel and a pinch of the savage Culhwch in the protagonist of that series, Uthred A few final comments The story started quite slow, and it took a while to gather pace But when it did, I couldn t stop reading That brings me to the second matter the sheer size of this tome These are three huge novels in one, and if you have the discipline to put you Kindle aside after each separate story, that would not be a bad idea And finally, I have to take issue with the proofreading and formatting of the Warlord Chronicles It seems that the publisher hurried to add this great series to the tide of ebooks, and the hurry shows, unfortunately I loved reading the Saxon Series now a major TV series, The Last Kingdom The author has a way of fleshing characters and giving an alternative, less romantic version of history, the kind that makes for great historical fiction.The Warlord trilogy takes the story of King Arthur and Excalibur to a different level The main protagonist, just like the Saxon series, is an ordinary man who rises and is privy to the significant happenings and hence gives a bird eye view of events as they unfold.All I loved reading the Saxon Series now a major TV series, The Last Kingdom The author has a way of fleshing characters and giving an alternative, less romantic version of history, the kind that makes for great historical fiction.The Warlord trilogy takes the story of King Arthur and Excalibur to a different level The main protagonist, just like the Saxon series, is an ordinary man who rises and is privy to the significant happenings and hence gives a bird eye view of events as they unfold.All the usual suspects are there, Guinevere, Galahad, Lancelot, Merlin but each is fleshed out as a fallible human making them much easier to relate to.There is action, intrigue, gore, death loss, revenge etc, everything that makes the series so unputdownable.Don t bother reading only one of the books, just get the lot Ningu m descreve batalhas como o Bernard Cornwell. The best King Arthur story ever written This is my favorite series ever. fantastic, absolutely fantastic I ve lost track of all the versions and variants of the Arthurian legends I ve read or watched, but the Warlord Chronicles trilogy is my favourite by far Because it doesn t try to idealize Britain before the horde of Anglo Saxons took over and made most of the island into the Lloegyr, the Welsh people s lost lands because it largely sticks to what is known of a people divided between paganism and Christianity who couldn t remain united long enough to push the invaders out for good, but mostly I ve lost track of all the versions and variants of the Arthurian legends I ve read or watched, but the Warlord Chronicles trilogy is my favourite by far Because it doesn t try to idealize Britain before the horde of Anglo Saxons took over and made most of the island into the Lloegyr, the Welsh people s lost lands because it largely sticks to what is known of a people divided between paganism and Christianity who couldn t remain united long enough to push the invaders out for good, but mostly because, even though most of is a war chronicle, it somehow manages to be a story about love The narrator Derfel s love for his first lord Merlin, for his warlord Arthur, for Nimue the woman he could never have because she belongs to the gods, for Ceinwyn the one he finally attains, for kingdoms lost and dreams extinguished leaving dreamers wondering what they were pursuing exactly It manages to make heroes out of very flawed characters and makes you love them regardless, it weaves a gripping story that sticks with you long after you ve read and re read those last poignant pages, leaves you wondering what part of you mourns your own lloegyr The story is about Arthur, Merlin and all the classic characters of the ancient tale, but told from the perspective of Arthur s right hand spearman, Lord Derfel Kadarn Best historical fiction story and trilogy I ve ever read I want to read it again Extremely gritty, real, and best of all, believable I can conceive that this actually happened, even though it is entirely fictional Some of the characters are rooted in history, even the main character There s a dark twist on everything and eve The story is about Arthur, Merlin and all the classic characters of the ancient tale, but told from the perspective of Arthur s right hand spearman, Lord Derfel Kadarn Best historical fiction story and trilogy I ve ever read I want to read it again Extremely gritty, real, and best of all, believable I can conceive that this actually happened, even though it is entirely fictional Some of the characters are rooted in history, even the main character There s a dark twist on everything and everyone, but it is true to the time I would set aside Game of Thrones to read this instead There is no magic in this story except for the miraculous things that happen here and there and are attributed to the gods, or to random happenstance Nobody really knows, but they do claim to know I recommend this series highly An epic, enrapturing and endlessly entertaining tale of the war of ancient Britons versus the Saxons of old My first taste of Bernard Cornwell and how sweet it was A fascinating look at the darkest chapter of Britians history when Rome had retreated and Saxons invaded Different than the traditional tales of Arthur, Cornwell draws upon the scant remnants of historical evidence to write a new epic interpretation of the uniter of Britian and the wars that made him legendary The story is told through the eyes of Derfel Cadarn, an orphan who rises with the warlord Arthur amidst the continual chaos of vi My first taste of Bernard Cornwell and how sweet it was A fascinating look at the darkest chapter of Britians history when Rome had retreated and Saxons invaded Different than the traditional tales of Arthur, Cornwell draws upon the scant remnants of historical evidence to write a new epic interpretation of the uniter of Britian and the wars that made him legendary The story is told through the eyes of Derfel Cadarn, an orphan who rises with the warlord Arthur amidst the continual chaos of violence It is Saxon against British, Christians against Pagans and warlords against kings, with all the enthralling clamour of swords, spears and charging horses one could hope for I m a big fan of Cornwell And had been reading him for years but some how only found this set Not unlike his novels about Uhtredd of Babbanberg it has a great hero who you ll like very quickly.This is a different take on Arthur his nights and Merlin I enjoyed it They are quick easy reads.

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    The Warlord Chronicles Collection 3 books Set ePUB ¹ ready to invade Excalibur Arthur has crushed Lancelot s rebellion, but at a cost Guinevere s betrayal has left him reeling, and his Saxon enemies seek to destroy him while he is weak Chaos threatens to engulf Britain Yet Arthur is a military genius and noble leader Enemy of God Following a hard fought victory, Arthur appears to have at last won the unity of the British Kingdoms He turns his attention towards the invading Saxons, while Merlin begins a quest to uncover the sacred Treasures of Britain, believing they will bring the might of the old Gods behind Arthur for one last decisive battle. Quiere saber m s de esta trilog a, sin spoilers Visite Quiere saber m s de esta trilog a, sin spoilers Visite A truly epic chronicle of the story of Arthur, told through the eyes of the loyal warlord Derfel Cornwell spins his unique version of the tale, and manages to turn legendary characters into real people with faults and all Many fabled names make an appearance, like Arthur, Merlin, Morgan, Mordred, Guinevere, Lancelot, Galahad, Sagramor, Bors and Tristan and Iseult But also historical names like the Saxon warlord Aelle, and the Briton kings Tewdric and his son Meurig, and Cuneglas With the lac A truly epic chronicle of the story of Arthur, told through the eyes of the loyal warlord Derfel Cornwell spins his unique version of the tale, and manages to turn legendary characters into real people with faults and all Many fabled names make an appearance, like Arthur, Merlin, Morgan, Mordred, Guinevere, Lancelot, Galahad, Sagramor, Bors and Tristan and Iseult But also historical names like the Saxon warlord Aelle, and the Briton kings Tewdric and his son Meurig, and Cuneglas With the lack of information from this period, Cornwell must have felt the freedom to write a true historical fantasy, underlined by magical occurrences influenced by the druid Merlin and his fierce lover and apprentice Nimue It carries a truly magical tale right in between the struggles between the old gods of the Briton and the new god of the Christians, smack in the middle of the fight against the Saxons, and infighting between the British kingdoms It is interesting to see how these books must have been the stepping stone for the current series by Cornwell, the Saxon Series There is a lot of the warlord Derfel and a pinch of the savage Culhwch in the protagonist of that series, Uthred A few final comments The story started quite slow, and it took a while to gather pace But when it did, I couldn t stop reading That brings me to the second matter the sheer size of this tome These are three huge novels in one, and if you have the discipline to put you Kindle aside after each separate story, that would not be a bad idea And finally, I have to take issue with the proofreading and formatting of the Warlord Chronicles It seems that the publisher hurried to add this great series to the tide of ebooks, and the hurry shows, unfortunately I loved reading the Saxon Series now a major TV series, The Last Kingdom The author has a way of fleshing characters and giving an alternative, less romantic version of history, the kind that makes for great historical fiction.The Warlord trilogy takes the story of King Arthur and Excalibur to a different level The main protagonist, just like the Saxon series, is an ordinary man who rises and is privy to the significant happenings and hence gives a bird eye view of events as they unfold.All I loved reading the Saxon Series now a major TV series, The Last Kingdom The author has a way of fleshing characters and giving an alternative, less romantic version of history, the kind that makes for great historical fiction.The Warlord trilogy takes the story of King Arthur and Excalibur to a different level The main protagonist, just like the Saxon series, is an ordinary man who rises and is privy to the significant happenings and hence gives a bird eye view of events as they unfold.All the usual suspects are there, Guinevere, Galahad, Lancelot, Merlin but each is fleshed out as a fallible human making them much easier to relate to.There is action, intrigue, gore, death loss, revenge etc, everything that makes the series so unputdownable.Don t bother reading only one of the books, just get the lot Ningu m descreve batalhas como o Bernard Cornwell. The best King Arthur story ever written This is my favorite series ever. fantastic, absolutely fantastic I ve lost track of all the versions and variants of the Arthurian legends I ve read or watched, but the Warlord Chronicles trilogy is my favourite by far Because it doesn t try to idealize Britain before the horde of Anglo Saxons took over and made most of the island into the Lloegyr, the Welsh people s lost lands because it largely sticks to what is known of a people divided between paganism and Christianity who couldn t remain united long enough to push the invaders out for good, but mostly I ve lost track of all the versions and variants of the Arthurian legends I ve read or watched, but the Warlord Chronicles trilogy is my favourite by far Because it doesn t try to idealize Britain before the horde of Anglo Saxons took over and made most of the island into the Lloegyr, the Welsh people s lost lands because it largely sticks to what is known of a people divided between paganism and Christianity who couldn t remain united long enough to push the invaders out for good, but mostly because, even though most of is a war chronicle, it somehow manages to be a story about love The narrator Derfel s love for his first lord Merlin, for his warlord Arthur, for Nimue the woman he could never have because she belongs to the gods, for Ceinwyn the one he finally attains, for kingdoms lost and dreams extinguished leaving dreamers wondering what they were pursuing exactly It manages to make heroes out of very flawed characters and makes you love them regardless, it weaves a gripping story that sticks with you long after you ve read and re read those last poignant pages, leaves you wondering what part of you mourns your own lloegyr The story is about Arthur, Merlin and all the classic characters of the ancient tale, but told from the perspective of Arthur s right hand spearman, Lord Derfel Kadarn Best historical fiction story and trilogy I ve ever read I want to read it again Extremely gritty, real, and best of all, believable I can conceive that this actually happened, even though it is entirely fictional Some of the characters are rooted in history, even the main character There s a dark twist on everything and eve The story is about Arthur, Merlin and all the classic characters of the ancient tale, but told from the perspective of Arthur s right hand spearman, Lord Derfel Kadarn Best historical fiction story and trilogy I ve ever read I want to read it again Extremely gritty, real, and best of all, believable I can conceive that this actually happened, even though it is entirely fictional Some of the characters are rooted in history, even the main character There s a dark twist on everything and everyone, but it is true to the time I would set aside Game of Thrones to read this instead There is no magic in this story except for the miraculous things that happen here and there and are attributed to the gods, or to random happenstance Nobody really knows, but they do claim to know I recommend this series highly An epic, enrapturing and endlessly entertaining tale of the war of ancient Britons versus the Saxons of old My first taste of Bernard Cornwell and how sweet it was A fascinating look at the darkest chapter of Britians history when Rome had retreated and Saxons invaded Different than the traditional tales of Arthur, Cornwell draws upon the scant remnants of historical evidence to write a new epic interpretation of the uniter of Britian and the wars that made him legendary The story is told through the eyes of Derfel Cadarn, an orphan who rises with the warlord Arthur amidst the continual chaos of vi My first taste of Bernard Cornwell and how sweet it was A fascinating look at the darkest chapter of Britians history when Rome had retreated and Saxons invaded Different than the traditional tales of Arthur, Cornwell draws upon the scant remnants of historical evidence to write a new epic interpretation of the uniter of Britian and the wars that made him legendary The story is told through the eyes of Derfel Cadarn, an orphan who rises with the warlord Arthur amidst the continual chaos of violence It is Saxon against British, Christians against Pagans and warlords against kings, with all the enthralling clamour of swords, spears and charging horses one could hope for I m a big fan of Cornwell And had been reading him for years but some how only found this set Not unlike his novels about Uhtredd of Babbanberg it has a great hero who you ll like very quickly.This is a different take on Arthur his nights and Merlin I enjoyed it They are quick easy reads. 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  • The Warlord Chronicles Collection 3 Books Set (The Winter King, Enemy of God, Excalibur)
  • Bernard Cornwell
  • English
  • 05 October 2017
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