The guns of Avalon

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Avon, Aug 1, 1974 - Fiction - 223 pages
310 Reviews
Seeking vengeance against his usurping brother, Eric, Corwin, the rightful heir to the throne, ventures into the dark world of Shadow in order to gather ammunition, and is distracted by a beautiful and mysterious woman. Reissue.

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Review: The Guns of Avalon (The Chronicles of Amber #2)

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The ending of this book was pretty great. I struggled through the rest of it, but it redeemed itself in the end. Again I think the writing style is what throws me off for this series. I'm enjoying the Magic a lot more as I learn more about it. Read full review

Review: The Guns of Avalon (The Chronicles of Amber #2)

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The Guns of Avalon (1972) continues the story begun in Nine Princes of Amber. Lord Corwin is free, ready to follow his revenge against Eric. All he has to do is return to Avalon, and on that hangs a ... Read full review


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Roger Zelazny burst onto the SF scene in the early 1960s with a series of dazzling and groundbreaking short stories. He won his first of six Hugo Awards for "Lord of Light", and soon after produced the first book of his enormously popular "Amber" series, "Nine Princes in Amber." In addition to his Hugos, he went on to win three Nebula Awards over the course of a long and distinguished career. He died on June 14, 1995.

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