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2 edition of White King. found in the catalog.

White King.

Samuel B. Harrison

White King.

by Samuel B. Harrison

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Judd, Gerrit Parmalee, 1803-1873 -- Fiction.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.H2474 Wh, PS3515.A7893 Wh
    The Physical Object
    Pagination335 p.
    Number of Pages335
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6067499M
    LC Control Number50005301
    OCLC/WorldCa1808447

    Novelist and translator GYORGY DRAGOMAN was born in Transylvania in and moved to Hungary when he was fifteen. His first novel, The White King, has been translated into more than twenty languages and went on to win the Sandor Marai Prize and the Jan Michaelski Prize. Dragoman lives in Budapest with his wife and two children.4/5(5). White King, Black King: A Chess Book for Children by J. I. Roberts A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

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The tragedy of Charles I was that he fell not as a consequence of vice or wickedness, but of his human flaws and misjudgments. The White King is a story for our times, of populist politicians and religious war, of manipulative media and the reshaping of nations.

For Charles it ended on the scaffold, condemned as a traitor and murderer, yet lauded also as a martyr, his reign destined to sow the /5(72). Buy White King: Charles I, Traitor, Murderer, Martyr 1st Edition by Leanda de Lisle (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(78). The White King is about Charles Is reign as the monarch over England, Scotland and Ireland from until Books about monarchies can be tough to get through due to either the (many) names and dates that bog me down or the need for a deep familiarity with history (which I lack)/5.

The White King, a short novel illuminating two years of preteen narrator Djata's life under an unnamed regime strongly resembling Ceausescu's Romania, is a sort of Lord of the Flies meets Viktor Pelevin. Most of the characters are schoolboys, White King.

book their universe is a microcosm of the authoritarian communist world around them, and this adult world spills into and informs every aspect of their lives/5.

The White King, Charles I, Traitor, Murderer, Martyr by Leanda de Lisle certainly has quite a provocative s I remains a very polarising figure, in much the same manner as his contemporary, Oliver Cromwell, and the labels of “traitor” and “murderer” will undoubtedly ruffle feathers of the more staunch monarchists out there.4/5(4).

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The White King is a respectable first feature, but one that would have benefitted from refinement and nuance - a good few moves behind the best films in the genre%. • White King by Leanda de Lisle is published by Chatto & Windus (£20). To order a copy for £17 go to or call Free UK p&p over £10, online orders : Alexander Larman.

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The White King review – unpredictable, disturbing dystopian drama 3 / 5 stars 3 out of 5 stars. A grim fascist state is the setting, but this is no Hunger Games franchise: instead there’s an. A scathing portrait of life in a totalitarian society, “The White King” is both brutal and disarmingly tender.

Dragoman’s answer to Cioran’s question is plain: Utopia creates its own hell. HBO. Not having a true book counterpart means that the Night King is an even more unpredictable character than show fans might have guessed, which certainly adds to.

Directed by Alex Helfrecht, Jörg Tittel. With Fiona Shaw, Olivia Williams, Jonathan Pryce, Greta Scacchi. Djata is a care-free year-old growing up in a brutal dictatorship shut off from the outside world. When the government imprisons his father, Peter, and Djata and his mother Hannah are labeled traitors, the boy will not rest until he sees his father again/10(K).

The White King is a bold and brave piece of filmmaking that embraces film as an incomplete form. The ideas are presented in such a way that they require the engagement of 8/   Biography of an English king whose “life and reign add up to far more than the sum of his mistakes.” Charles I () has always received bad press as the villain of “the triumph of virtuous, warty-faced politicians and soldiers over a king who is weak, stupid and backward looking a mere speed bump on the high road to liberal democracy.”Author: Leanda de Lisle.

King’s most ambitious project reads as if written in a white heat. San Jose Mercury News. IT exhibits the potato chip syndrome – quite simply, you can’t read just one page and stop It is in this novel that King comes out of the closet, a closet jammed and crowded with his own monsters.

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The White King () Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries. Djata is a care-free year-old growing up in a brutal dictatorship shut off from the outside world. When the government imprisons his father, Peter, and Djata and his mother Hannah are labeled traitors, the boy will not rest until he sees his father again.

The Night's King and the Night's Queen enslaved the black brothers and performed human sacfrifices. According to legend, the Night's King was originally a Lord Commander of the Night's Watch who found in the Haunted Forest a cold woman with bright blue eyes, seemingly a female White took her to the other side of the Wall and declared himself the "Night's King".Allegiance: White Walkers Night's Watch.The latest Stephen King novel to be made into a TV series is The Outsider, based on the detective horror novel that sees police detective Ralph Anderson (played in the HBO series by Ben.The White Walkers, or “Others” as they’re more commonly referred to in the books, aren’t led by a millennia-old, formerly human king.

The show implies the first Long Night occurred after the Children of the Forest created the Night King and the White Walkers to aid in their war against the First Men. The books have offered no such explanation, yet, and while Martin has demurred when Author: Alexandra August.