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The wishsong of Shannara

Author: Terry Brooks
Publisher: London : Futura, 1986.
Series: Shannara trilogy, bk. 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Ildatch, ancient source of evil, has stirred to life. It sends its foul Mord Wraiths to make war on all living things and bring about, at last, Mankind's destruction. Once agin Allanon Druid Protector of the Races, must seek the help of a descendent of the Elven King, Jerle Shannara. Brin, daugher of Wil Ohmsford, has been born with the magic of the Wishsong, which alone can open a way to the Ildatch.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Brooks
ISBN: 0708882080 9780708882085 0708881521 9780708881521
OCLC Number: 153317203
Notes: Originally published in the USA in 1985 by Ballantine Books.
Description: 499 pages : maps ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Shannara trilogy, bk. 3.
Responsibility: Terry Brooks.

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The Ildatch, ancient source of evil, has stirred to life. It sends its foul Mord Wraiths to make war on all living things and bring about, at last, Mankind's destruction. Once agin Allanon Druid Protector of the Races, must seek the help of a descendent of the Elven King, Jerle Shannara. Brin, daugher of Wil Ohmsford, has been born with the magic of the Wishsong, which alone can open a way to the Ildatch. Reluctantly, she joins Allanon on his perilous journey east. Meanwhile her younger brother, Jair learns that Brin will fail and die unless he can reach her in time. As Brin walks blindly into the trap the Ildatch has set, Jair's only hope of reaching her in time is to travel through the very heart of evil ... -- back cover.

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