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Anna of Byzantium


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Oktober 2000

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

Anna Comnena has every reason to feel entitled. She's a princess, her father's firstborn and his chosen successor. Someday she expects to sit on the throne and rule the vast Byzantine Empire. The birth of a baby brother doesn't perturb her. Nor do the "barbarians" from foreign lands, who think only a son should ascend to power. Anna is as dismissive of them as are her father and his most trusted advisor -- his mother, a manipulative woman with whom Anna studies the art of diplomacy.Anna relishes her lessons, proving adept at checkmating opponents in swift games of mental chess. But as she matures into a young woman, her arrogance and intelligence threaten her grandmother. Anna will be no one's puppet. Almost overnight, Anna sees her dreams of power wrenched from her and bestowed on her little brother. Bitter at the betrayal, Anna waits to avenge herself and to seize what is rightfully hers.
EAN: 9780440415367
ISBN: 0440415365
Untertitel: 'Laurel-Leaf Books'. Empfohlen ab 12 Jahre. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: DELL JUVENILE
Erscheinungsdatum: Oktober 2000
Seitenanzahl: 224 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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