The Heart of the Conqueror by Greg Lawrence audiobook

The Heart of the Conqueror

By  Greg Lawrence
Read by Marnye Young

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The Chronicles of Matilda

18.24 Hours 1
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14th October 1066. Two armies converge to decide the fate of England . . . The most famous date in English history, when the might of the English Saxons faced the wrath of the Norman invasion. The man who stormed the sands of Sussex was William, bastard Duke of Normany, the man they eventually came to call the Conqueror . . . But the Heart of the Conqueror was Matilda, Lady of Flanders and Duchess of Normandy. At the side of the most famous war-lord of history, Matilda worked, not as quiet, modest wife, but as a leader . . . as a ruler just as ruthless as her husband. Under her soft mask of beauty and modesty there lay the heart of a woman powered by ambition. A woman who was strong, courageous and devious . . . Through the eyes of one of the most extraordinary women of history unfold the events leading to the invasion of England and the battle that would decide its fate . . . This is the story of Matilda, Lady of Flanders, Duchess of Normandy and Queen of England. Contains mature themes.

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14th October 1066.

Two armies converge to decide the fate of England . . .

The most famous date in English history, when the might of the English Saxons faced the wrath of the Norman invasion. The man who stormed the sands of Sussex was William, bastard Duke of Normany, the man they eventually came to call the Conqueror . . . But the Heart of the Conqueror was Matilda, Lady of Flanders and Duchess of Normandy. At the side of the most famous war-lord of history, Matilda worked, not as quiet, modest wife, but as a leader . . . as a ruler just as ruthless as her husband. Under her soft mask of beauty and modesty there lay the heart of a woman powered by ambition. A woman who was strong, courageous and devious . . .

Through the eyes of one of the most extraordinary women of history unfold the events leading to the invasion of England and the battle that would decide its fate . . .

This is the story of Matilda, Lady of Flanders, Duchess of Normandy and Queen of England.

Contains mature themes.

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Author Bio: Greg Lawrence

Author Bio: Greg Lawrence

Greg Lawrence is the author or coauthor of seven previous books, including Colored Lights, Dance with Demons, Time Steps, The Shape of Love, The Little Ballerina and Her Dancing Horse, and the New York Times bestselling Dancing on My Grave— the last three edited by Jackie Onassis.

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Available Formats : CD, MP3 CD
Category: Fiction/Historical
Runtime: 18.24
Audience: Adult
Language: English