Mass market (rack) paperback. Glued binding. 764 p. Audience: General/trade.
From the Publisher
"AS ENTERTAINING AS SARUM AND RUTHERFURD'S OTHER
SWEEPING NOVEL OF BRITISH HISTORY, LONDON."
-The Boston Globe
"Engaging . . . A sprawling tome that combines fact with fiction
and covers 900 years in the history of New Forest, a 100,000-acre
woodland in southern England . . . Rutherfurd sketches the
histories of six fictional families, ranging from aristocrats to
peasants, who have lived in the forest for generations. . . . But
the real success is in how Rutherfurd paints his picture of the
wooded enclave with images of treachery and violence, as well as
magic and beauty."
-The New York Post
"THE FOREST IS MICHENER TOLD WITH AN ENGLISH
-St. Louis Post-Dispatch
"TALES OF LOVE AND HONOR, DECEIT AND VIOLENCE, INHERITANCE AND
-San Jose Mercury News