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Ice and fire

Author: David Wingrove
Publisher: London : Atlantic Books Ltd., 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English
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Spring 2201 - Spring 2203: The T'ang who make up the ruling Seven are struggling to maintain stasis and prevent change, as the ""War That Wasn't A War"" is fought within the levels of Chung Kuo's great world-spanning City: a war fought not with armies on battlefields but with an inventive evil - with bombs and betrayals, brutal assassinations and sly poisonings. Adding to the pressure for change is the existence of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Science fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wingrove, David.
Ice and Fire : Chung Kuo Series.
London : Atlantic Books Ltd, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Wingrove
ISBN: 9780857897992 0857897993
OCLC Number: 818869569
Notes: Author's note and acknowledgmentsCredits.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; About the Author; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; INTRODUCTION; PART EIGHT Spring 2201 --
The Domain; Chapter 35 --
The Dead Rabbit; Chapter 36 --
A Conversation in the Firelight; Chapter 37 --
Augustus; PART NINE Summer 2201 --
Ice and Fire; Chapter 38 --
The Saddle; Chapter 39 --
Casting a Spell Out of Ice; Chapter 40 --
The Scent of Plum Blossom; Chapter 41 --
The Darkening of the Light; Chapter 42 --
Ice and Fire; EPILOGUE Spring 2203 --
Mosaics; A Bridge Over Nothingness; A Gift of Stones; In Times to Come ... ; Character listing; Glossary of Mandarin terms.
Responsibility: David Wingrove.

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A masterpiece of world-building to match George R R Martin's Song of Ice and Fire, David Wingrove's extraordinary and ambitious 20-volume Chung Kuo series is a dark glimpse into mankind's destiny.  Read more...

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