Steles of the Sky

Steles of the Sky

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A conclusion to the award-winning trilogy that includes Range of Ghosts and Shattered Pillars follows Re Tamur's journey to the Dragon Lake to raise an army after declaring war against a usurping uncle and other dangerous adversaries. 15,000 first printing.

McMillan Palgrave

Elizabeth Bear concludes her award-winning epic fantasy trilogy, The Eternal Sky, with Steles of the Sky.

Re Temur, exiled heir to his grandfather's Khaganate, has finally raised his banner and declared himself at war with his usurping uncle. With his companions—the Wizard Samarkar, the Cho-tse Hrahima, and the silent monk Brother Hsiung—he must make his way to Dragon Lake to gather in his army of followers.

Temur has many enemies, and they are not idle. The sorcerer who leads the Nameless Assassins, whose malice has shattered the peace of all the empires of the Celedon Highway, has struck at Temur's uncle already. To the south, in the Rasan empire, a magical plague rages. To the east, the great city of Asmaracanda has burned, and the Uthman Caliph is deposed. And in the hidden ancient empire of Erem, Temur's son has been born, and a new moon has risen in the Eternal Sky.

The Eternal Sky Trilogy
#1 Range of Ghosts
#2 Shattered Pillars
#3 Steles of the Sky



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"Re Temur, legitimate heir to his grandfather's Khaganate, has finally raised his banner and declared himself at war with his usurping uncle. With his companions--the Wizard Samarkar, the Cho-tse Hrahima, and the silent monk Brother Hsiung--he must make his way to Dragon Lake to gather in his army of followers. But Temur's enemies are not idle; the leader of the Nameless Assassins, who has shattered the peace of the Steppe, has struck at Temur's uncle already. To the south, in the Rasan empire, plague rages. To the east, the great city of Asmaracanda has burned, and the Uthman Caliph is deposed. All the world seems to be on fire, and who knows if even the beloved son of the Eternal Sky can save it?"--
After declaring war against a usurping uncle, Re Tamur makes a final journey to the Dragon Lake to raise an army of his followers, while in the east the city of Asmaracanda has burned and the caliph deposed, and in the south a plague rages in the Rasan empire.

Publisher: New York : Tor, c2014
ISBN: 9780765327567
Branch Call Number: FANTASY BEA
Characteristics: 429 p. :,map ;,25 cm.

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