God King

God King : A Story in the Days of King Hezekiah

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A never-before published tale by the author of the best-selling Hittite Warrior, carries the reader back to Ancient Egypt and biblical Jerusalem. It is 701 B.C--rule of the Kushite dynasty in ancient Egypt. Young Prince Taharka, a very minor royal son, succeeds unexpectedly to the throne of Kush and Egypt--a "divine" rulership. It's not long, however, before a treacherous plot pushes him into sudden exile and into the hands of Amos, an emissary of King Hezekiah seeking help against the Assyrians. Posing as a medical assistant, Taharka journeys with Amos to Judea where he encounters two kings in conflict. His true identity suddenly uncovered, he must choose with whom he will fight--the mighty Assyrian, Sennacherib, promising alliance or Hezekiah, the Jew who trusts in Yahweh. A novel inspired by research on the historical King Taharka and his period.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 220 pages
  • 140.72 x 215 x 18.8mm | 317.51g
  • Bathgate, United States
  • English
  • 1883937736
  • 9781883937737
  • 113,976

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"I have really enjoyed your books, "God King, Shadow Hawk and "Hittite Warrior. I also have enjoyed the book that you all recommended in the introduction of "God King, The Lost Queen of Egypt.... Thank you so much for publishing, and continuing to publish such wonderful books.
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