Rise of the Golden Cobra

Rise of the Golden Cobra A young scribe with revenge on his mind A pharaoh s war for the honor of Egypt An action packed tale from ancient history During a picnic overlooking the Nile year old scribe Nebi spots the riders

  • Title: Rise of the Golden Cobra
  • Author: Henry T. Aubin
  • ISBN: 9781554510597
  • Page: 322
  • Format: Paperback
  • A young scribe with revenge on his mind A pharaoh s war for the honor of Egypt An action packed tale from ancient history.During a picnic overlooking the Nile, 14 year old scribe Nebi spots the riders first Led by the treacherous Count Nimlot, the raiding party slaughters Nebi s master, the region s head of police Although wounded, Nebi knowing that the pharaoh s noA young scribe with revenge on his mind A pharaoh s war for the honor of Egypt An action packed tale from ancient history.During a picnic overlooking the Nile, 14 year old scribe Nebi spots the riders first Led by the treacherous Count Nimlot, the raiding party slaughters Nebi s master, the region s head of police Although wounded, Nebi knowing that the pharaoh s northern territory is no longer secure escapes as the only living witness.Nebi is quickly catapulted into events that will change history Set in 728 B.C Rise of the Golden Cobra surrounds the actual reign of Pharaoh Piankhy, the brilliant and compassionate leader whose astonishing campaign united ancient Egypt.Nebi s adventures take him to the court of Piankhy himself, to friendship with feisty Prince Shebitku, and to war Fierce battles culminate in the siege of Memphis, where Nebi finally confronts Nimlot and his own desire for revenge Well served by the pharaoh s honorable example, Nebi finds release in letting Nimlot live Meanwhile, Piankhy s victory unites North and South Egypt, making him the one true pharaoh entitled to wear the golden cobra crown.Bursting with action and political intrigue, and rich in historical detail and dramatic illustrations, Rise of the Golden Cobra is an epic adventure for the ages.

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    1. Rise of the Golden Cobra by Henry T. Aubin is a historical novel based on the military and political campaign of Kush King Piankhy and his goal to unify Egypt in eighth century BCE. The story unfolds through the adventures of a young slave boy, Nebi, who through fate is the sole survivor of a political assassination attempt and must deliver an important message to the King to save the kingdom. Nebi befriends Sheb, the King's nephew, and the two encounter situations where they are introduced to c [...]

    2. I realized that this is a intresting book,in the beginning I almost fell asleep reading it.But when it got to the part with him and princess talking. This book was about a boy named Nebi who's master got killed by a dude named Count Nimlot who is working for a traitor of the king.This book took place in ancient egypt(what were learning in our unit.In Kush it was the 25th dynasty. He rushs to king/pharoah Piankhy and tells what his Master Setka's message was.When he gets to the kingdom,he tells h [...]

    3. Rise of The Golden Cobra is about a teenager named Nebamon(Nebi). He escapes from Count Nimlot, who mudered his master, Master Setka, and moe people. One thing leads to another and he participates in wars, meets Sheb, who is Piankhy's nephew, King Piankhy, and more. He does so well, he even become Leutenent with Sheb. Parts of the book are hard to understand and there are many charecters to keep track of. But, some parts, like Nimlot's sentence for killing and betraying King Piankhy for Tefnakht [...]

    4. I love this book, even though some parts made me want to skip around a bit, it was very good. The good thing was the suspense, they tell you everything,detail by detail. When Nebi was struggling with the arrow on his leg, i was very scared, and thought that was the end for him.

    5. i love this book and its about ancient Egypt and the war against the war lords from the delta in the Nile river. and the war is between south Egypt and north Egypt the kushites and the meshs all about loyalty and betrayal

    6. this book so far has been so suspensful! i love it! i love the questions it leaves you asking after you finish a chapter!! its a really good book!!

    7. I really enjoyed this book. The story was well written, the characters were sympathetic and the action was well paced.

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