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By Jack Whyte

Starting with The Skystone, the 1st in his riveting Camulod Chronciles, Jack Whyte has launched into an formidable and memorable re-telling of the Arthurian cycle, giving us a clean and compelling tackle a narrative that has been liked for hundreds of years.

The Eagle brings us eventually to the guts of the story, the construction of fabled Camelot and the affection tale that enshrined its glory. Whyte takes us into the minds and lives of Arthur, Guinevere, and Lancelot, 3 miraculous yet fallible those that have been sure jointly via honor, loyalty, and love. 3 who created the consideration that was once Britain's shining dream…and, a few say, brought on its downfall.

The Gaulish nobleman Clothar—known in our time as Lancelot—is attracted to the younger excessive King's courtroom by way of stories of honor and the Aristocracy, the place he meets a guy whose love of legislation suits his personal. extra, he unearths in Arthur a life-long good friend whose dream of uniting the folk of england in peace Clothar embraces. And Clothar meets Arthur's queen, a wondrous good looks whose ardour and beliefs fit her husband's. jointly they paintings to carry Arthur's dream to life.

But darkish forces upward push against Arthur's plans for developing this noble island state and it's challenging to inform pal from foe within the swirling chaos that ensues. Many stories were instructed of the dream that shined and died. This one will astonish even the main jaded.

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