The ten thousand

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Solaris, Sep 1, 2008 - Fiction - 473 pages
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The world of Kuf, an ancient Assurian Empire, dominant, prestigious and thought to be invincible, is about to be shaken to very foundations. An exile from the empire, the Great King's brother hires a force of Ten thousand elite mercenaries of a legendary race known as the Macht to take the throne by force. But when their employer is killed, The Ten Thousand find themselves abandoned. This is the story of their fight for freedom, and marks the start of a brand new series by one of the finest writers of fantasy.

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Review: The Ten Thousand (The Macht #1)

User Review  - Xara Niouraki - Goodreads

The Ten Thousand was a difficult book to rate. I was thinking of giving it four stars, but in the end I ended up giving three. Although it is considered a fantasy book, I believe it is military ... Read full review

Review: The Ten Thousand (The Macht #1)

User Review  - Luke - Goodreads

I almost gave it 4.5 stars, but I figured I'd round up since this book was so good. A fair warning, this is COMPLETELY a military fantasy book. If you don't enjoy large battles, guts, blood, and death ... Read full review


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Paul Kearney is the celebrated Irish writer behind the classic fantasy series "The Monarchies of God." He is also the author of "The Way To Babylon" and the highly regarded fantasy trilogy that began with "The Ten Thousand."

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