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內容簡介

內容簡介 The war with the Wasp Empire has ended in a bitter stalemate, and Collegium has nothing to show for it but wounded veterans. Cheerwell Maker finds herself crippled in ways no doctor can mend, haunted by ghosts of the past that she cannot appease, seeking for meaning in a city that no longer seems like home. The Empress Seda is regaining control over those imperial cities who refused to bow the knee to her, but she draws her power from something more sinister than mere armies and war machines. Only her consort, the former spymaster Thalric, knows the truth, and now the assassins are coming and he finds his life and his loyalties under threat yet again. Out past the desert of the Nem the ancient city of Khanaphes awaits them both, with a terrible secret entombed beneath its stones...

作者介紹

作者介紹 Adrian Tchaikovsky was born in Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire, UK, before heading off to Reading to study psychology and zoology. For reasons unclear even to himself he subsequently ended up in law and has worked as a legal executive in both Reading and Leeds, where he now lives. Married, he is a keen live role-player and occasional amateur actor, has trained in stagefighting, and keeps no exotic or dangerous pets of any kind, possibly excepting his son. This is the fifth novel in his Shadows of the Apt series following Empire in Black and Gold, Dragonfly Falling, Blood of the Mantis and Salute the Dark. --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.

The Scarab Path:,ThewarwiththeWaspEmpirehasendedinabitterstalemate,andCollegiumhasnothingtoshowforitbutwoundedveterans.CheerwellMakerfindsherselfcrippledinway

書名 / The Scarab Path
簡介 / The Scarab Path:,ThewarwiththeWaspEmpirehasendedinabitterstalemate,andCollegiumhasnothingtoshowforitbutwoundedveterans.CheerwellMakerfindsherselfcrippledinway
作者 / Adrian Tchaikovsky
出版社 / TOR UK
誠品26碼 / 2681466766006
ISBN13 / 9781447221111
ISBN10 / 1447221117
EAN / 9781447221111