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Death of Kings

A Shakespearean Murder Mystery

by Philip Gooden

  • 300 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Carroll & Graf .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery & Detective - Traditional British,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Mystery & Detective - Historical,
  • Fiction / Literary

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8141035M
    ISBN 100786708751
    ISBN 109780786708758
    OCLC/WorldCa47261723

    Set in the aftermath of World War II, The Death of Kings is an atmospheric and captivating police procedural, and is a story of honor and justice that takes Madden through the idyllic English countryside, post-war streets of London, and into the criminal underworld of the Chinese Triads.   Martin Luther King, Jr. was a social activist and Baptist minister who played a key role in the American civil rights movement from the mids until his assassination in

    The books of Kings follow the books of Samuel chronologically. The time period extends from the anointing of King Solomon ( BC) throughout the history of Israel and Judah all the way to the death of Jehoiachin after he was freed from Babylonian imprisonment ( BC).   UNDERSTANDING WOLE SOYINKA’S “DEATH AND THE KING’S HORSEMAN” An issue worth noting in Wole Soyinkas Death and the Kings Horseman involves his prefatory remarks and the impact they have on the meaning of the story.

      Death of Kings is a harrowing story of the power of tribal commitment and the dilemma of divided loyalties. This is the making of England magnificently brought to life by “the best historical novelist writing today” (Vince Flynn). The Book of Kings is the ninth book of the Hebrew Bible or the eleventh and twelfth books of the Christian Old concludes the Deuteronomistic history, a history of Israel also comprising the books of Joshua and Judges and the Book of Samuel, which biblical commentators believe was written to provide a theological explanation for the destruction of the Kingdom of Judah by Babylon in.


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