The Road to Jerusalem
Publish date: December 5th 2002
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
, European Literature
, Historical Fiction
, Scandinavian Literature
, Swedish Literature
Series: The Crusades Trilogy (#1)
This was a great novel,and I would rate it on the same level as Alexander Dumas's Three Musketeers. There is intrigue, romance, and high drama.
I really, really really enjoyed this book. It is simply a good story and it came at a time when I wanted a good historical novel that wasn’t too heavy or high brow. The Road to Jerusalem is a Swedish historical novel.The style in which it is written may not suit some as it broke the rule of ‘show an...
I know, I know, I probably shouldn't have started this right after reading another historical novel! This book was a rather positive experience, although I have to mention that a lot of the plot is revealed in the synopsis of the book, which is a shame. The title also didn't make sense until page 38...
On to Laura in Brazil---Overall, I would say watch the film (which covers book I and II) rather than read these drawn out books. I will not be searching out anything else from Guillou - he just doesn't 'do' it for me.One man's fish is another man's poisson, and all that.---Page 98 "Your name will li...