The Resource Stonewielder : a novel of the Malazan Empire, Ian C. Esslemont

Stonewielder : a novel of the Malazan Empire, Ian C. Esslemont

Label
Stonewielder : a novel of the Malazan Empire
Title
Stonewielder
Title remainder
a novel of the Malazan Empire
Statement of responsibility
Ian C. Esslemont
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Greymane believed he'd outrun his past. With his school for swordsmanship in Falar, he was looking forward to a quiet life, although his colleague Kyle wasn't as enamoured with life outside the mercenary company, the Crimson Guard. However, it seems it is not so easy for an ex-Fist of the Malazan Empire to disappear, especially one under sentence of death from that same Empire. For there is a new Emperor on the throne of Malaz, and he is dwelling on the ignominy that is the Empire's failed invasion of the Korel subcontinent. In the vaults beneath Unta, the Imperial capital, lie the answers to that disaster. And out of this buried history surfaces the name Stonewielder. In Korel, Lord Protector Hiam, commander of the Stormguard, faces the potential annihilation of all that he holds dear. With few remaining men and a crumbling stone wall that has seen better days, he confronts an ancient enemy: the sea-borne Stormriders have returned. Religious war also threatens these lands. The cult of the Blessed Lady, which had stood firm against the Riders for millennia, now seeks to eradicate its rivals. And as chaos looms, a local magistrate investigating a series of murders suddenly finds himself at the heart of a far more ancient and terrifying crime - one that has tainted an entire land..."--Publisher's description
Member of
Cataloging source
SALS
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
  • Malazan empire
  • The Malazan Empire
Series volume
3
Target audience
adult
Stonewielder : a novel of the Malazan Empire, Ian C. Esslemont
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Stonewielder : a novel of the Malazan Empire, Ian C. Esslemont
Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Greymane believed he'd outrun his past. With his school for swordsmanship in Falar, he was looking forward to a quiet life, although his colleague Kyle wasn't as enamoured with things outside the mercenary company, the Crimson Guard. However, it seems it is not so easy for an ex-Fist of the Malazan Empire to disappear, especially one under sentence of death from that same Empire. For there is a new Emperor on the throne of Malaz, and he is dwelling on the ignominy that is the Empire's failed invasion of the Korel subcontinent. In the vaults beneath Unta, the Imperial capital, lie the answers to that disaster. And out of this buried history surfaces the name Stonewielder. In Korel, Lord Protector Hiam, commander of the Stormguard, faces the potential annihilation of all that he holds dear. With few remaining men and a crumbling stone wall that has seen better days, he confronts an ancient enemy: the sea-borne Stormriders have returned. Religious war also threatens these lands. The cult of the Blessed Lady, which had stood firm against the Riders for millennia, now seeks to eradicate its rivals. And as chaos looms, a local magistrate investigating a series of murders suddenly finds himself at the heart of a far more ancient and terrifying crime - one that has tainted an entire land..
Control code
13475835
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24 cm.
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Extent
634 pages
Isbn
9780593064443
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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System control number
  • (Sirsi) TAU165837
  • (OCoLC)648096819
  • (AuCNLKIN)000046490359
  • (Nz)13475835

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