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The Road to Rus'

The Road to Rus'

In the 9th Century, the Byzantine Empire was on the rise. The Vikings were also well on their way to influencing most of the known world with their spirit of adventure and quest for glory. Slavic tribes led by the Polians and their leader Vratymyr with the aid of the Vikings and ... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780996796606
Barcode 9780996796606
Published 14 January 2016 by Bookbaby
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Hnatyshyn, Michael
Series Kyivan Rus' (part: 1)
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ISBN-13 9780996796606
ISBN-10 0996796606
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher Bookbaby
Imprint Bookbaby
Publication Date 14 January 2016
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Hnatyshyn, Michael
Series Kyivan Rus' (part: 1)
Category European History
Number of Pages 330
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 226mm
Spine: 30mm
Weight 499g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Regional History
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 944946

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In the 9th Century, the Byzantine Empire was on the rise. The Vikings were also well on their way to influencing most of the known world with their spirit of adventure and quest for glory. Slavic tribes led by the Polians and their leader Vratymyr with the aid of the Vikings and their representative Askoldir organize a brazen attack at the heart of New Rome Constantinople. Their goal is not only revenge but the formation of a new empire. There are battles, political plots, sea voyages, treachery, bravery and death. This is a story of adventure. This is the only historical novel to date about this event. This is the story of the birth of Kyivan Rus .

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Author's Bio

Michael Hnatyshyn is a history buff of Ukrainian ancestry. He has always enjoyed learning about Kyivan Rus' and has dreamed of writing a book about this period his entire life. Now, he finally has. He lives in New York with his wife Iryna and an extensive library of books on the medieval world.

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