The Pale Horseman (The Saxon Chronicles Series #2) by Bernard Cornwell
The Pale Horseman (The Saxon Chronicles Series #2)
Author: Bernard Cornwell
Title: The Pale Horseman (The Saxon Chronicles Series #2)
ISBN10: 0061144835
ISBN13: 978-0061144837
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
Publisher: HarperCollins (December 26, 2006)
Language: English
Size pdf: 1594 kb
Size epub: 1387 kb
Rating: 3.6 ✪
Votes: 331
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: Genre Fiction

The second installment of Bernard Cornwell’s New York Times bestselling series chronicling the epic saga of the making of England, “like Game of Thrones, but real” (The Observer, London)—the basis for The Last Kingdom, the hit television series.

As the last unvanquished piece of England, Wessex is eyed hungrily by the fearsome Viking conquerors. Uhtred, a dispossessed young nobleman, is tied to the imperiled land by birth and marriage but was raised by the Danish invaders—and he questions where his allegiance must lie. But blood is his destiny, and when the overwhelming Viking horde attacks out of a wintry darkness, Uhtred must put aside all hatred and distrust and stand beside his embattled country’s staunch defender—the fugitive King Alfred.

The Pale Horseman is a gripping, monumental adventure that gives breathtaking life to one of the most important epochs in English history—yet another masterwork from New York Times bestselling author Bernard Cornwell.