Blood of the mantis by Adrian Tchaikovsky

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Driven by the ghosts of the Darakyon, Achaeos has tracked the stolen Shadow Box to the marsh-town of Jerez, but he has only days before the magical box is lost to him forever. Meanwhile, the forces of the Empire are mustering over winter for their great offensive, gathering their soldiers and perfecting their new weapons.

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Book details

StatementAdrian Tchaikovsky
SeriesShadows of the apt -- bk. 3
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6120.C53 B56 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination301 p. :
Number of Pages301
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24803636M
ISBN 101616141999
ISBN 109781616141998
LC Control Number2010003560
OCLC/WorldCa466343563

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