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Sunrise in the West
This is the first novel in a quartet about the Welsh princes during the thirteenth century. Henry III is king of England and eager to bring Wales totally under his control. The first person narrator is Sampson, the illegitimate son of a ladies maid in the family of Griffith, the eldest son of Lewellyn. It is, however, Llewellyn's younger son David who succeeds him as prince. Sampson is born on the same day as Griffith's second son named Llewellyn aft...