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Reap the Whirlwind (The Sword of Knowledge #3)

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Continues the Sword of Knowledge trilogy about the people of Sabis who have been oppressed by the wizards of Ancar since their empire was conquered five hundred years ago.
Paperback, 273 pages
Published October 23rd 1989 by Baen Books (first published October 1st 1989)
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Karen Ireland-Phillips
**SPOILER ALERT** for these books, published in 1989.[return][return]In this shared world trilogy C.J. Cherryh fully exercises her history fetish by exploring the what-if inherent in the rise, fall and adaptation of cultures. [return]The main characters, over a timeline of nearly a thousand years, are the descendents original citizens of the Sabirn Empire, and the cultures and empires which conquer and oppose them. [return]In Book 1, A Dirge for Sabis, Ancaran hordes from the north (pushed by ba ...more
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Gripping story. Profound insights. Tears. Immensely satisfying.
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Currently resident in Spokane, Washington, C.J. Cherryh has won four Hugos and is one of the best-selling and most critically acclaimed authors in the science fiction and fantasy field. She is the author of more than forty novels. Her hobbies include travel, photography, reef culture, Mariners baseball, and, a late passion, figure skating: she intends to compete in the adult USFSA track. She began ...more
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The Sword of Knowledge (3 books)
  • A Dirge for Sabis (The Sword of Knowledge, #1)
  • Wizard Spawn (The Sword of Knowledge, #2)