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king of the sun

by A. A. McFedries

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Published by Bantam in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementA.A. McFedries.
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1927 vol. 10
The Physical Object
Pagination309 p. ;
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3667267M
ISBN 100553581473
LC Control Number2002569500
OCLC/WorldCa45955025

The long-awaited sequel to Wilbur Smith's worldwide bestseller, The Triumph of the Sun. An epic story of love, betrayal, courage and war that brings together two of Wilbur Smith's greatest families in this long-awaited sequel to his worldwide bestseller, The Triumph of the Sun. Cairo, The sun king by David Ignatius, unknown edition, Washington Post columnist David Ignatius is one of the most highly regarded writers in the capital, an influential journalist and acclaimed novelist with a keen eye for the subtleties of power and politics.

He used to say that he dreamed 'Sun King,' but it's possible that he was also reading a book with that title by Nancy Mitford about the life of Louis XIV of France (The "Sun King" was a nickname given to King Louis XIV). He also was poking a bit of fun at George Harrison's "Here Comes The Sun." At one point the title was "Here Comes the Sun King.". Kings Of The Sun is hard rock band from Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, that was formed in under the name The Young Lions. The band changed its name to Kings Of The Sun around / The band was inactive between and , when Jeffrey Hoad and Clifford Hoad pursued The Rich & .

Estimated delivery dates - opens in a new window or tab include seller's handling time, origin ZIP Code, destination ZIP Code and time of acceptance and will depend on shipping service selected and receipt of cleared payment - opens in a new window or ry times may vary, especially during peak Rating: % positive. Get this from a library! The Sun King.. [Nancy Mitford] -- This book examines Louis XIV at Versailles--from the moment he decided to transform his father's hunting lodge into the greatest palace in Europe to his death there 54 years later.


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