eAudio Ivanhoe [electronic resource]. Sir Walter scott.
Publication year: 2010
Media type eAudio
Publisher: Tantor Audio,
Resource type: Electronic material
ISBN: 9781400196067 (sound recording)
Narrator: Simon Prebble.
Extent: 1 online resource (18 audio files) : digital
Total number of loans: 0
Loans this year: 0
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The epitome of the chivalric novel, Ivanhoe sweeps listeners into Medieval England and the lives of a memorable cast of characters. Ivanhoe, a trusted ally of Richard the Lion Hearted, returns from the Crusades to reclaim the inheritance his father denied him. Rebecca, a vibrant, beautiful Jewish woman, is defended by Ivanhoe against a charge of witchcraft—but it is Lady Rowena who is Ivanhoe's true love. The wicked Prince John plots to usurp England's throne, but two of the most popular heroes in all of English literature—Richard the Lion Hearted and the well-loved, famous outlaw Robin Hood—team up to defeat the Normans and regain the castle. The success of this novel lies with Sir Walter Scott's skillful blend of historic reality, chivalric romance, and high adventure.
Text Difficulty 11 - Text Difficulty 12
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