The Iron King (The Accursed Kings, Book 1) pdf epub fb2

The Iron King (The Accursed Kings, Book 1) by Maurice Druon pdf epub fb2

The Iron King (The Accursed Kings, Book 1) Author: Maurice Druon
Title: The Iron King (The Accursed Kings, Book 1)
ISBN: 0007491263
ISBN13: 978-0007491261
Other Formats: mbr rtf mbr azw
Pages: 368 pages
Publisher: HarperCollins; Reprint edition (April 11, 2013)
Language: English
Category: Literature & Fiction
Size PDF version: 1580 kb
Size EPUB version: 1616 kb
Subcategory: World Literature

‘This is the original game of thrones’ George R.R. Martin

From the publishers that brought you A Game of Thrones comes the series that inspired George R.R. Martin’s epic work.

“Accursed! Accursed! You shall be accursed to the thirteenth generation!”

The Iron King – Philip the Fair – is as cold and silent, as handsome and unblinking as a statue. He governs his realm with an iron hand, but he cannot rule his own family: his sons are weak and their wives adulterous; while his red-blooded daughter Isabella is unhappily married to an English king who prefers the company of men.

A web of scandal, murder and intrigue is weaving itself around the Iron King; but his downfall will come from an unexpected quarter. Bent on the persecution of the rich and powerful Knights Templar, Philip sentences Grand Master Jacques Molay to be burned at the stake, thus drawing down upon himself a curse that will destroy his entire dynasty…