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Cerdic is the nephew of a great warrior who died a hero of the Anglo-Saxon country of Deira. Growing up in a quiet village, he dreams of the glories of battle and of one day writing his name into the sagas. He experiences the true horrors of war, however, when his home is attacked, his sister kidnapped, his family betrayed and his uncle's legendary sword stolen. Cerdic is thrown into the struggles that will determine the future of 6th century Britain and must show courageous leadership and overcome treachery, to save his kingdom, rescue his sister and return home with his uncle's sword. The Amber Treasure is Historical Fiction set in Dark Age Northumbria.

Cerdic is the nephew of a great warrior who died a hero of the Anglo-Saxon country of Deira. Growing up in a quiet village, he dreams of the glories of battle and of one day writing his name into the sagas. He experiences the true horrors of war, however, when his home is attacked, his sister kidnapped, his family betrayed and his uncle's legendary sword stolen. Cerdic is thrown into the struggles that will determine the future of 6th century Britain and must show courageous leadership and overcome treachery, to save his kingdom, rescue his sister and return home with his uncle's sword. The Amber Treasure is Historical Fiction set in Dark Age Northumbria.
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United States

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Literature

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Cerdic is the nephew of a great warrior who died a hero of the Anglo-Saxon country of Deira. Growing up in a quiet village, he dreams of the glories of battle and of one day writing his name into the sagas. He experiences the true horrors of war, however, when his home is attacked, his sister kidnapped, his family betrayed and his uncle's legendary sword stolen. Cerdic is thrown into the struggles that will determine the future of 6th century Britain and must show courageous leadership and overcome treachery, to save his kingdom, rescue his sister and return home with his uncle's sword. The Amber Treasure is Historical Fiction set in Dark Age Northumbria.

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English


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Podiobooks Outro via Patrick McLean

5/6/2010
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Duration: 00:00:17


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5/6/2010
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Other Titles by Richard Denning

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5/5/2010
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Episode 16: The final episode. What happens to Hussa?

Duration: 00:36:27


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5/5/2010
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Episode 15: The Battle of Catreath reaches its climax. But can Cerdic find Mildrith.

Duration: 00:28:48


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4/22/2010
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Episode 14: Can Cerdic persuade the Prince to stop and fight?

Duration: 00:31:58


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4/18/2010
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Episode 13: The battle turns into a slaughter and Cerdic is on the wrong side.

Duration: 00:29:39


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4/13/2010
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Episode 12: Cerdic finds out why Catraeth is so important and before he knows it finds himself in a battle.

Duration: 00:30:57


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4/4/2010
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Episode 11: Cerdic meets the King and then is off again to war. But where are they going and why?

Duration: 00:31:30


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3/24/2010
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Episode 10: The company must fight to get home. But how will Cynric deal with Aedann?

Duration: 00:27:58


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3/17/2010
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Episode 9: Cerdic and the company now face a desperate fight to escape the fort.

Duration: 00:30:38


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3/10/2010
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Episode 8: Cerdic finally confronts the traitor, but all is not what is seems.

Duration: 00:30:24


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3/10/2010
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Episode 7: Cerdic and his friends are with an army raiding Elmet. But it all goes very wrong.

Duration: 00:33:58


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3/7/2010
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Episode 6: As the full horror of the raid becomes apparent, Cerdic prepares to leave home and go to war.

Duration: 00:29:38


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3/5/2010
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Episode 5: The boys fight their first battle and death comes to the village.

Duration: 00:29:56


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3/5/2010
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Episode 4: Hussa and Cerdic fight in a tournament to win a sword. Then war comes to Cerdham.

Duration: 00:29:21


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3/5/2010
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Episode 3: Gathering war clouds and more about Hussa and Aedann.

Duration: 00:28:05


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3/5/2010
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Episode 2: Cerdic discovers he has rivals and enemies.

Duration: 00:29:04


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3/5/2010
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Prologue 'My Uncle' and Chapter 1 'The Villa'. My uncle stood on the battlefield, surrounded by the corpses of his men.

Duration: 00:27:54