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The sword of Shannara

Author: Terry Brooks; Greg Hildebrandt; Tim Hildebrandt
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 1983, ©1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Long ago, the wars of the ancient Evil ruined the world. In peaceful Shady Vale, half-elfin Shea Ohmsford knows little of such troubles. But the supposedly dead Warlock Lord is plotting to destroy everything in his wake. The sole weapon against the Power of Darkness is the Sword of Shannara, which can be used only by a true heir of Shannara. On Shea, last of the bloodline, rests the hope of all the races. Thus  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Fantastic fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Brooks; Greg Hildebrandt; Tim Hildebrandt
ISBN: 0345314255 9780345314253
OCLC Number: 11402717
Notes: "A Del Rey book."
Continued with: The Elfstones of Shannara.
Description: 726 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Terry Brooks ; illustrated by the Brothers Hildebrandt.

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Long ago, the wars of the ancient Evil ruined the world. In peaceful Shady Vale, half-elfin Shea Ohmsford knows little of such troubles. But the supposedly dead Warlock Lord is plotting to destroy everything in his wake. The sole weapon against the Power of Darkness is the Sword of Shannara, which can be used only by a true heir of Shannara. On Shea, last of the bloodline, rests the hope of all the races. Thus begins the enthralling Shannara epic, a spellbinding tale of adventure, magic, and myth.....

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