King and Emperor

The Hammer and the Cross, Book Three

by Harry Harrison

Series: Hammer and the Cross (No. 3)

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Driven by prophetic dreams, the Viking warrior Shef as become the One King, the undisputed ruler of the North. Now he must face the reborn power of the Holy Roman Empire.

Rome threatens Shef's fearsome Viking navy with a new invention of unparalleled destruction: Greek fire. Unable to defend his fleet against this awesome weapon, Shef travels East in search of new wisdom. His quest leads him to the lavish court of the Muslim Caliph and, ultimately, to the secret hiding place of the Holy Grail.



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  • Tom Doherty Associates; June 1997
  • ISBN: 9781466823150
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  • Title: King and Emperor
  • Series: Hammer and the Cross (No. 3)
  • Author: Harry Harrison
  • Imprint: Tor Fantasy
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  • 9781466823150

In The Press

“A powerful climax to one of the most satisfying alternate histories I've read in the last six years.” —Locus


About The Author

Harry Harrison is the author of Deathworld, Make Room! Make Room! (filmed as Soylent Green), the popular Stainless Steel Rat books, and many other famous works of SF.

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  • 9781466823150