Dragon

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Macmillan, Nov 15, 1999 - Fiction - 288 pages
12 Reviews
In which Vlad Taltos finds himself, much to his surprise, at the fateful Battle of Baritt's Tomb Marching through mud just isn't as much fun as they say. After years of surviving in Adrilankha by practicing the trade I know best--killing people for a living--suddenly I'm in the last place any self-respecting assassin wants to be: the army. Worse, I'm right in the middle of a apocalyptic battle between two sorcerous armies, and everyone expects me to play a role they won't explain. All I've got between me and the worst kind of death is my wits. Oh, and a smart-mouthed winged lizard...
 

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User Review  - Herenya - LibraryThing

In publication order - that's what I'm reading these books in - this comes after Orca. But the main events take place before Yendi but are narrated by Vlad just after Yendi, making it either the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kirkus

First hardcover appearance for Brust's established paperback fantasy series featuring the assassin Vlad Taltos, although several of his other yarns are set in the same fantasy world (Five Hundred ... Read full review

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Contents

I
13
II
29
III
43
IV
59
V
73
VI
87
VII
105
VIII
125
X
155
XI
177
XII
193
XIII
209
XIV
223
XV
241
XVI
255
XVII
267

IX
141

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Page 9 - When all is in harmony the army can withstand natural attacks and those that appear to be supernatural.

About the author (1999)

Steven Brust is the bestselling author of Issola, Dragon, The Phoenix Guards, Five Hundred Years After, The Paths of the Dead, The Lord of Castle Black, Sethra Lavode, and To Reign in Hell, among many others. A native of Minneapolis, he currently lives in Las Vegas.

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