The Resource The land beyond the sea, Sharon Kay Penman

The land beyond the sea, Sharon Kay Penman

Label
The land beyond the sea
Title
The land beyond the sea
Statement of responsibility
Sharon Kay Penman
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Language
eng
Summary
"The Kingdom of Jerusalem, also known as Outremer, is the land far beyond the sea. Baptized in blood when the men of the First Crusade captured Jerusalem from the Saracens in the early twelfth century, the kingdom defined an utterly new world, a land of blazing heat and a medley of cultures, a place where enemies were neighbors and neighbors became enemies. At the helm of this growing realm sits young Baldwin IV, an intelligent and courageous boy committed to the welfare and protection of his people. But despite Baldwin's dedication to his land, he is afflicted with leprosy at an early age and the threats against his power and his health nearly outweigh the risk of battle. As political deception scours the halls of the royal court, the Muslim army--led by the first sultan of Egypt and Syria, Saladin--is never far from the kingdom's doorstep and there are only a handful Baldwin can trust, including the archbishop William of Tyre and Lord Balian d'Ibelin, a charismatic leader who has been one of the few able to maintain the peace."--Dust jacket flap
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10836401
Cataloging source
DLC
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1945-2021
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Penman, Sharon Kay
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Baudouin
  • Jerusalem
Label
The land beyond the sea, Sharon Kay Penman
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  • Electronic book
  • OverDrive eBook
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101621752
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E4B27583-2E34-44EF-AA07-625D85171ACB
System control number
(OCoLC)1114279803
Label
The land beyond the sea, Sharon Kay Penman
Link
Publication
Note
  • Electronic book
  • OverDrive eBook
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101621752
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E4B27583-2E34-44EF-AA07-625D85171ACB
System control number
(OCoLC)1114279803

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