The Golden Warrior: The Story of Harold and William

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C. Scribner's Sons, 1949 - Great Britain - 354 pages
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The Golden Warrior is an historical novel, in the best sense of the word. It recreates, as no history could, the life of King Harold of England and it illumines what was perhaps the most climatic chapter of English history--the Norman Conquest.

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User Review  - antiquary - LibraryThing

A novel about the career of Harold Godwinson, covering much more than the climax at Hastings. It gets across very clearly the powerful position he and his family had in England well before he became king. Read full review

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User Review  - Jamie638 - LibraryThing

This book is one of the greatest historical novels ever penned. Writing in a deliberately archaic style, the author uncannily evokes the atmosphere of 11th century England. The warrior in question is ... Read full review

Contents

PROLOGUE
3
THE HOLY CROSS
17
OF GODWINS DEATH
27
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