Lion of England Author:Morgan Llywelyn From the dust jacket: "Brian Boru was stronger, braver and wiser than all other men-the greatest king Ireland has ever known. Out of the mists of the country's most violent age, he emerged to lead his people to the peak of their golden era. — His women were as remarkable as his adventures. Fiona, the Druidess with mystical powers. Deirdre, beauti... more »ful victim of a Norse invader's brutal lust. Gormlaith, a six-foot, red-haired goddess of sunsuality.
Set against the barbaric splendors of the tenth century, this is a story rich in truth and legend-in which friends become deadly enemies, bedrooms turn into bettlefields, and dreams of glory are finally fulfilled."« less