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radiance of the king

Camara Laye

radiance of the king

by Camara Laye

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Published by Fontana in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

This translation originally published: London, Collins, 1956. Translation of Le Regard du roi, Paris, Plon, 1954.

StatementCamera Laye ; translated from the French by James Kirkup.
SeriesFontana books
ContributionsKirkup, James, 1918-
The Physical Object
Pagination283, [1] p. ;
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22608876M
ISBN 100006124933

  Book Summary: The title of this book is The Radiance of the King (New York Review Books Classics) and it was written by Camara Laye, James Kirkup (Translator), Toni Morrison (Introduction). This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $Pages: Instead, Laye gradually "forgets" the whiteness of his main character, emphasizing the humanity of all , Camara Laye's "The radiance of the king" (I read the original French "Le regard du roi" - I can only hope the translation is just as good) is a truly unique book in style and content/5(3).

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Brandon Sanderson, Words of Radiance, Book Two of the Stormlight Archive, continues the immersive fantasy epic that The Way of Kings began.. Expected by his enemies to die the miserable death of a military slave, Kaladin survived to be given command of the royal bodyguards, a controversial first for a low-status "darkeyes.". His precocious first book, the autobiographical novel The Dark Child, was published in France in to great acclaim; it was followed a year later by his masterpiece, The Radiance of the King. In the late s Camara Laye returned to Africa, where he worked in a variety of official capacities for the government of newly independent Guinea.

Now, the eagerly anticipated Words of Radiance continues the epic story and answers many of your years ago, the Assassin in White, a hireling of the inscrutable Parshendi, assassinated the Alethi king on the very night a treaty between men and Parshendi was being celebrated.5/5(10).   Listen and download free Words of Radiance Audiobook. Most enjoyable, however, was the way the audiobook concluded. Instead of perpetuating the torture of certain characters and leaving us unresolved on a myriad of time-sensitive cliff-hangers, Sanderson actually wrapped the story up, while leaving the overarching plot to draw us on/5(46).


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