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The white king

GyoМ€rgy DragomaМЃn

The white king

by GyoМ€rgy DragomaМЃn

  • 164 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boys -- Romania -- Fiction,
  • Fathers and sons -- Romania -- Fiction,
  • Romania -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGyörgy Dragomán ; translated from the Hungarian by Paul Olchváry.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsOlchváry, Paul.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPH3382.14.R34 F4413 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination263 p. ;
    Number of Pages263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18499908M
    ISBN 100618945172
    ISBN 109780618945177
    LC Control Number2007036124

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Martin's book forabetterchicago.com: Alexandra August. White was an important colour to Charles I. For his supporters, it was an expression of his innocence and saintliness. For his opponents, it symbolised the tyrant king in the prophecies of Merlin who.

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Jan 27,  · Directed by Alex Helfrecht, Jörg Tittel. With Jonathan Pryce, Fiona Shaw, Olivia Williams, Greta Scacchi.

Djata is a care-free year-old growing up in a brutal dictatorship shut off from the outside world. When the government imprisons his father, Peter, and Djata and his mother Hannah are labeled traitors, the boy will not rest until he sees his father again/10(K).Nov 01,  · However, I came across a book on my family's bookshelf that revealed to me that small-time fantasy books can provide just as many hours of entertainment as any other popular book.

T. H. White's "The Once and Future King" is a book I recommend for a great read if you want a simple yet fantasy based tale/5().The White King () Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries.

Djata is a care-free year-old growing up in a brutal dictatorship shut off from the outside world. When the government imprisons his father, Peter, and Djata and his mother Hannah are labeled traitors, the boy will not rest until he sees his father again.