The Hand of Oberon

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Sphere Books, 1979 - English fiction - 181 pages
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The fourth novel follows Corwin and the remaining princes of Amber as they use their superhuman powers to defeat their brother-turned-traitor.Returning to Shadow Earth to investigate a threat against his life, Corwin discovers that the Jewel of Judgment has been stolen by his traitorous brother, Brand, who plans to use the gem to reshape the universe.

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User Review  - DinadansFriend - LibraryThing

The Amberites have to put one of the brothers down. The fourth Amber novel, and, I think the last time read an Amber book. RZ has fallen a long way from his first two hits, and I found myself delaying ... Read full review

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User Review  - zjakkelien - LibraryThing

Again, a good continuation of the Amber books. It seems a bit silly to write a review for each one, when in fact the five books are written more as chapters of one book. The cliffhangers at the end ... Read full review

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About the author (1979)

Roger Zelazny was born in Euclid, Ohio on May 13, 1937. After receiving a B.A. from Case Western Reserve University and a M.A. from Columbia University, he began publishing science fiction stories in 1962. He received six Hugo awards, three Nebula awards including one in 1966 for And Call Me Conrad and 2 Locus awards. He died of kidney failure secondary to colorectal cancer on June 14, 1995.

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