The Drawing of the Dark

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Ballantine Publishing Group, Nov 1, 1999 - Fiction - 323 pages
92 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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User Review  - Dan Griliopoulos - Goodreads

Standard 16th century magic-historic fantasy with better-than-average writing. Read full review

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User Review  - Jerry Beckett - Goodreads

I have loved this book for many years. It is the characters that make it work, because we care about them from Duffy's bluff, unthinking ways to Bluto's real concerns about his funeral. It's a gem. Read full review

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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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