The Empire of Fear

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Random House, Sep 1, 1993 - Fiction - 469 pages
7 Reviews
"Terrific vampire fiction."
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Since the sixteentj century, England has been a land ruled by the Undead. Vampires rule with terror and the darkly-seductive promise of life eternal for the lucky few. Edmund Cordery, member of the cabal pledged to penetrate the mysteries of the vampires and destroy them, strike the first blow. But it will fall to his son. Noell, to carry on the crusade of human against inhuman. And it will fall to those who come after Noell to keep the struggle alive for over three centuries--from England to Malta to modern-day America, where destiny will decide finally whether the forces of horror or humanity will hold sway over all....

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User Review  - Stephen Palmer - Goodreads

My favourite Brian Stableford novel, I really loved this one. A perfect mix of SF, alternate history, Africa and BS's superb writing. Read full review

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User Review  - Curby Pugo - Goodreads

This book starts out slow and I mean slooooowwwwwwww. Not the type of literature i am used to when dealing with vampires. But little by little you can grasp what it is about: destruction of the vampire virus. Read full review

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Stableford has been the most versatile and stylish of science fiction writers for more than 3 decades.

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