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Prince Rupert Library Scot (Text) 33294002059533 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Volume hold Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780385336703
  • ISBN: 0385336705
  • Physical Description: print
    463 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte, 2003.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [466]).
Summary, etc.: "Boudica means Bringer of Victory (from the early Celtic word “boudeg”). She is the last defender of the Celtic culture in Britain; the only woman openly to lead her warriors into battle and to stand successfully against the might of Imperial Rome -- and triumph. It is 33 AD and eleven-year-old Breaca (later named Boudica), the red-haired daughter of one of the leaders of the Eceni tribe, is on the cusp between girl and womanhood. She longs to be a Dreamer, a mystical leader who can foretell the future, but having killed the man who has attacked and killed her mother, she has proven herself a warrior. Dreaming the Eagle is also the story of the two men Boudica loves most: Caradoc, outstanding warrior and inspirational leader; and Bàn, her half-brother, who longs to be a warrior, though he is manifestly a Dreamer, possibly the finest in his tribe’s history. Bàn becomes the Druid whose eventual return to the Celts is Boudica’s salvation."--
Subject: Boadicea -- Queen -- -62 -- Fiction
Romans -- Great Britain -- Fiction
Women soldiers -- Fiction
Britons -- Fiction
Queens -- Fiction
Iceni -- Fiction
Great Britain -- History -- Roman period, 55 B.C.-449 A.D -- Fiction
Great Britain -- History, Military -- 55 B.C.-449 A.D -- Fiction
Genre/Form: Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.

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