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Author: D B Jackson
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"A beautiful balance of magic and crime, history and fantasy that was fast-paced, compelling, and completely absorbing. Historical fantasy that reads like an old-school crime novel, as if Raymond Chandler were channeling Jonathan Swift. I loved it!"--Kat Richardson.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
History
Series
Named Person: A Andrae
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: D B Jackson
ISBN: 9780765327611 0765327619 9781429947329 1429947322
OCLC Number: 760974729
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 332 pages : map ; 25 cm
Responsibility: D.B. Jackson.

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"A beautiful balance of magic and crime, history and fantasy that was fast-paced, compelling, and completely absorbing. Historical fantasy that reads like an old-school crime novel, as if Raymond Chandler were channeling Jonathan Swift. I loved it!"--Kat Richardson.

In a magical parallel universe on the eve of the Revolutionary War, young thieftaker Ethan Kaille faces an unknown conjurer of enormous power when a prominent family hires him to recover a necklace worn by their murdered daughter.

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