The shining company

by Rosemary Sutcliff

Publisher: Random House in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 278 Downloads: 110
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Edition Notes

Statementby Rosemary Sutcliff.
SeriesModern classics
The Physical Object
Pagination278p. ;
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18520215M
ISBN 100099366215
OCLC/WorldCa59903930

The Shining Company - The Shining Company audiobook, by Rosemary Sutcliff A white stag and a dagger transform the life of Prosper, a Welsh chieftan’s son. With Conn, his bodyservant, he leaves his isolated valley and joins the war band of King Mynyddog the Golden as a shieldbearer. For the Saxons have returned to threaten the northern tribes of Britain, and . A rousing tale of swashbuckling adventure, The Shining Company sweeps young adults back to Britain in A.D. When King Mynyddog calls for warriors to battle the Saxons, young Prosper travels to the King's fortress to serve as shieldbearer. Deeply rooted in the true events of the Saxon invasion, this powerful historical novel is a great. Title: The Shining Company Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: September 1, Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) Language: English. The Shining Company (A Sunburst Book) by Rosemary Sutcliff. Farrar, Straus and Giroux B.Y.R.. Paperback. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library.

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Though ever cautious and fearful of the ubiquitous soldiers. Set in Britain in A.D., this extraordinary novel tells of the mustering of an army and its ill-fated campaign against the invading Saxons. Prosper, younger son of a feudal chieftain and the. The Shining Company | BookShark A tragedy set in the context of seventh century Britain.

Companions seek to protect their land from invading Saxons. Told by a master storyteller. To give you the best possible experience, this site uses cookies. SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics.

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For the Saxons have returned to threaten the northern tribes of Britain, and the Shining Company—a brotherhood of three hundred chosen warriors—must make a The shining company book attempt to repel invaders.

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The Shining Company by Rosemary Sutcliff is another riveting historical adventure that takes place in Britain during the eighth century. Loosely based on actual events, the storyline revolves around Prosper, the second son of Gerontius, whose life is peaceful until the day that Prince Gorthyn arrives with his hunting party.

When Prosper makes a daring move during the hunt, it Brand: Sunburst. Sutcliff speaks to honour and fidelity in nearly all her books but here, she shines a brighter light than ever on these important values. There are moments when I had to book the book down as my tears prevented me from seeing the words.

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In A.D. in northern Britain, Prosper becomes a shield bearer with the Companions, an army made up of three hundred younger sons of minor kings and trained to act as one fighting brotherhood against the invading Saxons.4/5(5).

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Some features of WorldCat will not be available. Prosper, son of a British chieftain, is drawn to the fortress of King Mynyddog the Golden, where the legendary Shining Company is massing to fight off invaders.

The story tells how Prosper discovers the cruelty and ugliness of war, as well as the valiance of battle. The Shining Company by Rosemary Sutcliff,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). For the Saxons have returned to threaten the northern tribes of Britain, and the Shining Company - a brotherhood of three hundred chosen warriors - must make a desperate attempt to repel invaders.

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