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A clash of kings : George R. R. Martin.book two of A song of ice and fire /

by Martin, George R. R.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Martin, George R. R. Song of ice and fire: bk. 2.Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 2011, c1999Edition: Bantam Books mass market ed.Description: 1009, [16] p. : ill., maps ; 18 cm.ISBN: 9780553579901 (pbk.) :; 0553579908 (pbk.) :.Subject(s): Imaginary places -- Fiction | Good and evil -- Fiction | Imaginary wars and battles -- Fiction | Monarchy -- Fiction | Kings and rulers -- Fiction | Magic -- Fiction | Winter -- Fiction | Fantasy fiction | Princesses -- Fiction | Courts and courtiers -- Fiction | Inheritance and succession -- Fiction | Civil war -- Fiction | Alchemy -- FictionDDC classification: 813/.54 Summary: A comet the color of blood and flame cuts across the sky. And from the ancient citadel of Dragonstone to the forbidding shores of Winterfell, chaos reigns. Six factions struggle for control of a divided land and the Iron Throne of the Seven Kingdoms, preparing to stake their claims through tempest, turmoil, and war. It is a tale in which brother plots against brother and the dead rise to walk in the night. Here a princess masquerades as an orphan boy; a knight of the mind prepares a poison for a treacherous sorceress; and wild men descend from the Mountains of the Moon to ravage the countryside. Against a backdrop of incest and fratricide, alchemy and murder, victory may go to the men and women possessed of the coldest steel ... and the coldest hearts. For when kings clash, the whole land trembles.
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Sequel to: A game of thrones.

Prequel to: A storm of swords.

Includes excerpt from A storm of swords; Song of ice and fire, book 3 (16 p. at end).

A comet the color of blood and flame cuts across the sky. And from the ancient citadel of Dragonstone to the forbidding shores of Winterfell, chaos reigns. Six factions struggle for control of a divided land and the Iron Throne of the Seven Kingdoms, preparing to stake their claims through tempest, turmoil, and war. It is a tale in which brother plots against brother and the dead rise to walk in the night. Here a princess masquerades as an orphan boy; a knight of the mind prepares a poison for a treacherous sorceress; and wild men descend from the Mountains of the Moon to ravage the countryside. Against a backdrop of incest and fratricide, alchemy and murder, victory may go to the men and women possessed of the coldest steel ... and the coldest hearts. For when kings clash, the whole land trembles.

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