By Edward Rutherfurd
Synopsis from Amazon:
"AS exciting AS SARUM AND RUTHERFURD'S different SWEEPING NOVEL OF BRITISH background, LONDON."
–The Boston Globe
"Engaging . . . A sprawling tome that mixes truth with fiction and covers 900 years within the background of recent woodland, a 100,000-acre wooded area in southern England . . . Rutherfurd sketches the histories of six fictional households, starting from aristocrats to peasants, who've lived within the woodland for generations. . . . however the genuine luck is in how Rutherfurd paints his photo of the wooded enclave with photos of treachery and violence, in addition to magic and beauty."
–The manhattan Post
"THE FOREST IS MICHENER instructed WITH AN ENGLISH ACCENT."
–St. Louis Post-Dispatch
"TALES of affection AND HONOR, DECEIT AND VIOLENCE, INHERITANCE AND LOSS."
–San Jose Mercury News
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Author Name: Edward Rutherfurd
Author Description: Francis Edward Wintle, top recognized lower than his pen identify Edward Rutherfurd, used to be born within the cathedral urban of Salisbury. expert in the community, and on the universities of Cambridge, and Stanford, California, he labored in political learn, bookselling and publishing. After a variety of makes an attempt to put in writing books and performs, he eventually deserted his occupation within the ebook exchange in 1983, and again to his formative years domestic to jot down SARUM, a historic novel with a ten-thousand yr tale, set within the quarter round the old monument of Stonehenge, and Salisbury. 4 years later, whilst the e-book used to be released, it turned an speedy foreign bestseller, closing 23 weeks at the big apple instances Bestseller record. on account that then he has written 5 extra bestsellers: RUSSKA, a unique of Russia; LONDON; THE wooded area, set in England's New wooded area which lies within sight Sarum, and novels which conceal the tale of eire from the time prior to Saint Patrick to the 20th century. His books were translated into twenty languages.
Edward has lived in London, manhattan, New Hampshire and eire. He presently divides his time among New England and Europe. He has children.
Edward Rutherfurd is a existence Member of the chums of Salisbury Cathedral, the Salisbury Civic Society, and the buddies of Chawton residence, that is positioned in Jane Austen's village and devoted to the learn of ladies writers. he's additionally a shopper of the nationwide Theatre of eire (the Abbey Theatre) in Dublin.
In 2005, the town of Salisbury venerated his prone to the town via naming one of many streets best off its medieval industry position 'Rutherfurd Walk'.
Author URL: http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/16204
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