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Devices and desires

Author: K J Parker
Publisher: London : Orbit, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When an engineer is sentenced to death for a petty transgression of guild law, he flees the city, leaving behind his wife and daughter. Forced into exile, he seeks a terrible vengeance - one that will leave a trail of death and destruction in its wake. But he will not be able to achieve this by himself. He must draw up his plans using the blood of others.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: K J Parker
ISBN: 1841492760 9781841492766
OCLC Number: 62225876
Notes: Originally published: 2005.
Description: 706 pages ; 18 cm.
Responsibility: K.J. Parker.
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