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Lost Burgundy (Book of Ash #4)

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There is more than one history of the world... "In a barbarous age in a world now forgotten, an extraordinary figure stood formidable on the European battlefield--a remarkable female warrior and strategist without one."

Dijon, the once-proud capital of Burgundy, has been pounded into near submission. The merciless soldiers of the Visigoth Empire stand hungrily
Mass Market Paperback, 481 pages
Published December 1st 2000 by Eos (first published 2000)
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Pour faire court, ce quatrième tome clôt d'une manière incroyablement épique ce récit déja formidable.
D'accord, le début du roman est inférieur à la conclusion du précédent. Mais c'est normal après tout, l'auteur essaye de ménager une progression dans sa narration, et ça marche de folie ! Parce que d'accord, tout commence avec un siège on ne peut plus traditionnel, pendant lequel j'ai même eu le temps de reprocher certtains des tics d'écriture de Mary Gentle, comme par exemple son insistance à n
Title in German:
Die Legende von Ash 4. Der Untergang Burgunds

The fourth and last book about Ash the medieval mercenary general solves the mystery about Burgundy and the vital role its duke (or duchess) is playing in the defense of the Occident and tells us what happens to Ash and her mercenary troup. Admittedly I got slowly but surely bored with this book not much is happening it got only moderate exciting at the end of the book again. And I had really enough about the constant descriptions abou
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Nov 11, 2012 Hollie Parrish rated it liked it
Good start, gets a little odd when the book goes from medieval fantasy to Sci-Fi but still an interesting story with an empowering heroine.
Jul 29, 2011 Mathieu rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Dernier volume de la tétralogie, le plus déroutant, sans aucun doute. Voir tome un pour détails.
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Dec 31, 2011 Karen Ireland-Phillips rated it really liked it
Mary Gentle's work is always worth my close attention. Earthy, realistic, and gripping.
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Mary Gentle's first published novel was Hawk in Silver (1977), a young-adult fantasy. She came to prominence with the Orthe duology, which consists of Golden Witchbreed (1983) and Ancient Light (1987).

The novels Rats and Gargoyles (1990), The Architecture of Desire (1991), and Left to His Own Devices (1994), together with several short stories, form a loosely linked series
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