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The year of our war

Author: Steph Swainston
Publisher: London : Gollancz, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Jant is the Messenger, one of The Circle, a cadre of fifty immortals who serve the Emperor. He is the only immortal, indeed the only man alive, who can fly." "The Emperor is seeking to protect mankind from the hordes of giant insects who have plauged the land for centuries, overwhelming towns with their beautiful nests, eating everything and everyone in their path. But he must also contend with the rivalries and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steph Swainston
ISBN: 0575070056 9780575070059 0575076100 9780575076105
OCLC Number: 56054041
Description: 290 pages : map ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Steph Swainston.

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Jant is the Messenger, one of The Circle, a cadre of 50 immortals who serve the Emperor, and the only who can fly. The Emperor seeks to protect mankind from the hordes of giant insects who have  Read more...

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'An enjoyable piece of 'weird' fiction' -- Andrew Osmond DREAMWATCH 'A joy to read, it is bursting at the seams with ideas. The Year of Our War is the first book that makes you believe New Weird Read more...

 
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