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When Christ and His Saints Slept

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When Christ and His Saints Slept
Title
When Christ and His Saints Slept
Statement of responsibility
Sharon Kay Penman
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In When Christ and His Saints Slept, the newest addition to her highly acclaimed novels of the middle ages, and the first of a trilogy that will tell the story of Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine, master storyteller and historian Sharon Kay Penman illuminates one of the less-known but fascinating periods of English history. It begins with the death of King Henry I, son of William the Conqueror and father of Maude, his only living legitimate offspring
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Summary
A novel depicting a dark period in English history follows the story of Maude, daughter of Henry I and England's uncrowned queen, and her cousin Stephen, as their battles for the crown of England lead to twenty years of anarchy
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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049457
Cataloging source
DLC
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Penman, Sharon Kay
Dewey number
813.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Series statement
Henry II novels
Series volume
0001
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  • Fiction
  • Historical Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
When Christ and His Saints Slept
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Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781429939522
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
When Christ and His Saints Slept
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781429939522
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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