Oswiu: King of Kings Paperback
by Edoardo Albert;
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A Bird's Eye View
The third part in the Northumberland Thrones Series, Oswiu continues the story of warring nations in ancient Britain.
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Oswiu: King of Kings
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In the struggle between Bernicia and Deira, Oswiu finally orders the assassination of the king of Deira, winning the throne but provoking outrage - he has to establish a monastery at the site in expiation. Oswiu's efforts to maintain good relations with Penda finally fail, and the kings meet in battle, with Oswiu much outnumbered. However, against all expectations, Penda is slain - the last powerful pagan king in England - and Oswiu becomes high king.
The kingdom may be politically one, but as the Celtic and Roman strands of the faith vie for supremacy Oswiu calls the famous Synod of Whitby.
Oswiu: King of Kings by Edoardo Albert was published by Lion Hudson Plc in September 2016 and is our 5644th best seller. The ISBN for Oswiu: King of Kings is 9781782641186.
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Details for Oswiu: King of Kings
|Page last updated||3rd January 2017|
|Author / Artist||Edoardo Albert|
|Publisher||Lion Hudson Plc (September 2016)|
|Number of Pages||384|