Imager's Battalion: The Sixth Book of the Imager Portfolio

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Macmillan, Jan 22, 2013 - Fiction - 512 pages
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The sequel to the New York Times bestselling Princeps, L.E. Modesitt's Imager's Battalion follows magical hero Quaeryt as he leads history's first Imager fighting force into war. Given the rank of subcommander by his wife's brother, Lord Bhayar, the ruler of Telaryn, Quaeryt joins an invading army into the hostile land of Bovaria, in retaliation for Bovaria's attempted annexation of Telaryn. But Quaeryt has his own agenda in doing Bhayar's bidding: to legitimize Imagers in the hearts and minds of all men, by demonstrating their value as heroes as he leads his battalion into one costly battle after another.

Making matters worse, court intrigues pursue Quaeryt even to the front lines of the conflict, as the Imager's enemies continue to plot against him.

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Review: Imager's Battalion (Imager Portfolio #6)

User Review  - Joy - Goodreads

This 3rd book about imager Quaeryt, sequel to SCHOLAR and PRINCEPS, has regained the life that makes the Rhennthyl books stand out. Next Tuesday the paperback of ANTIAGON FIRE comes out, and I'll be ordering it. Read full review

Review: Imager's Battalion (Imager Portfolio #6)

User Review  - Fredrick Danysh - Goodreads

Quaryt, the scholar-imager, is recalled from a governorship to join the army as the leader of a special battalion of imagers and soldiers. Fighting not just the enemy he must train a new group of imagers and aid his ruler in achieving victory despite the hazards he faces from his magic. Read full review

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L. E. MODESITT, JR. is the bestselling author of over sixty novels encompassing two science fiction series and three fantasy series, including the saga of Recluce. He lives in Cedar City, Utah.

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