The Warlord Trilogy : The Winter King / Enemy of God / Excalibur CD-Audio
Narrated by Tim Pigott-Smith
More fantastic adventure tales written by Bernard Cornwell.
This collection contains `Excalibur', `WinterKing' and `Enemy of God'. A triology containing Excalibur, Winter King and Enemy of God. ExcaliburThe third novel in the Warlords Chronicle, Excalibur: A Novel of Arthur immerses the reader in the Britain of the Dark Ages.
Merlin, the greatest of the Druids, believes that the ancient gods are deserting Britain, and that the invading Saxons can't be defeated without the gods' help.
Mordred reigns with a brutal hand, and Arthur sees his dreams of peace evaporate.
The author provides exciting descriptions of swordplay and battles, interspersed with somewhat gruesome depictions of ordinary life in those days-greasy, waist-length beards serving as napkins, lambs bloodily sacrificed before festivals, and rampant lice. Winter KingCornwell really is one of the nation's most impressive authors. And whether he's writing a maritime thriller or a napoleonic war novel, he never disapoints.
The Winter King see's the beginning of the Warlord Chronicles, quite possibly the best series he's written, and follows the story of Derfel, through childhood, into Arthur's service and in the following books, through war and into his old age. Enemy of GodEnemy of God is the second book in The Warlord Chronicles series by Bernard Cornwell.
The trilogy tells the legend of Arthur seen through the eyes of his follower Derfel Cadarn.
- Format: CD-Audio
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
- Publication Date: 04/02/2010
- Category: Historical fiction
- ISBN: 9780007343072