The Drawing of the Dark

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Ballantine Publishing Group, Nov 1, 1999 - Fiction - 323 pages
168 Reviews
What does the famous Herzwesten beer have to do with saving the entire western world from the invading Turkish armies? Brian Duffy, aging soldier of fortune, is the only man who can rescue the world from evil--if only he can figure out why the beer was so important to a mysterious old man called the Fisher King, and why his dreams are plagued with images of a sword and an arm rising from a lake . . .

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Review: The Drawing of the Dark

User Review  - Sharon Joss - Goodreads

WONDERFUL!!! I am a fan of Tim Powers other books, but this one has just joined my list of all time favorites. Loved the characters, the details, and setting. So many surprises--so much heart in this wonderful tale. What a wonderful story. 10 STARS!!!!!! Read full review

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User Review  - Maggie K - Goodreads

I enjoyed this, but there was a bit of a mish-mash of stuff, and a couple things didn't ring true for me, but I still give it a 3.5 Brian Duffy is a bit of an Irish Jack of all Trades, and when he is ... Read full review

About the author (1999)

Tim Powers is the author of several novels including the Philip K. Dick award winner The Anubis Gates, the World Fantasy award winner Last Call, and the Locus award winner Expiration Date.  He lives in San Bernadino, California.

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