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Blood of the Fold (1996)

by Terry Goodkind

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this series is awesome! It is like a streamlined Jordan-fantastic but without so many annoying characters. However, Sexuality is more prevalent. Lesbianism is introduced and treated as normal. ( )
  BookstoogeLT | Dec 10, 2016 |
Awesome!!! Loved the whole battle the the Palace of the Prophets! and good-old Merissa finally got what she deserved. the sliph was pretty creepy though. loved all the comical elements between Richard's Mord-Sith guards and himself. really funny. all in all...AWESOME!!!! :) ( )
  almoskwa92 | Nov 4, 2016 |
Not sure to finish the whole series! Affligeant! On peut se demander si l'edteur a fait son boulot....Certes un peu de creativite, ... desole mais j'arrete! ( )
  Gerardlionel | Apr 1, 2016 |
I enjoyed this, the thirs book in the sword of truth series. After the first two books provided a good background behind the two main characters, this third one gave a greater view on the world they live in. So far, this series is a winner. ( )
  biggs1399 | Jan 19, 2016 |
This series was introduced to me by a then girlfriend (my first serious one). My review applies to all of his books that I've read.

His stories are engaging enough, so that's not an issue. They are extremely pornographic in their depictions of sex, rape, torture, and war...if that's your thing. It's just the fantasy element has been attached. They're also very masturbatory (or "autoerotic", if you prefer) when it comes to all things Ayn Rand ("objectivism"). One book in particular (I forget which one) was decidedly anti-democracy in its ethos. There was also the author's justifications for the slaughter of innocent people (because, in his eyes, they're not innocent, even if they're non-combatants). I enjoyed the books well enough as a high schooler, though I've since grown up (and grown beyond them, though I still enjoy the fantasy genre). ( )
  Michael_Rose | Jan 10, 2016 |
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Terry Goodkindprimary authorall editionscalculated
Gianni, NicolaTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Murphy, KevinCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Parkinson, KeithCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Schuchart, A.Translatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Schuchart, AlistairTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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To Ann Hansen, the light in the darkness
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At the exact same instant, the six women suddenly awoke, the lingering sound of their screams echoing around the cramped officer's cabin.
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Richard ha deciso di raggiungere l’amata Kahlan, regina della Galea, che sta tornando verso Ebinissia con l’intenzione di ricostruirla per poi governare la sua nuova patria. I piani di Richard vengono però sconvolti dall’entrata in scena di due temibili nemici, alleati tra loro: si tratta dell’Ordine Imperiale, l’esercito guidato dal misterioso Jagang, che vuole sottomettere il mondo intero, e della Stirpe dei Fedeli condotta dal generale Tobias Brogan, un uomo che odia la magia al punto di volerla estirpare per sempre, poiché la considera il mezzo con il quale il Guardiano del mondo sotterraneo influenza il mondo dei vivi…

La Spada della Verità è uno dei cicli fantasy piú amati e seguiti nel mondo. Questo terzo volume de La Spada della Verità raccoglie i romanzi La Stirpe dei Fedeli e L’Ordine Imperiale, continuando l’entusiasmante epopea di Richard e Khalan nella loro lotta contro il potere fatale e irresistibile del male.

«Un’opera fantasy fenomenale, di grande inventiva, che rivela senza ombra di dubbio uno dei maestri di questo genere letterario.»
Piers Anthony
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0812551478, Mass Market Paperback)

An Epic of Two Worlds

In a world as rich and real as our own, Richard Rahl and Kahlan Amnell stand against the ancient forces which besiege the New World-- forces so terrible that when last they threatened, they could only be withstood by sealing off the Old World from whence they came. Now the barrier has been breached, and the New World is again beset by their evil power.

War and treachery plague the world, and only Richard and Kahlan can save it from an armageddon of unimaginable savagery and destruction.

Terry Goodkind, author of the brilliant bestsellers Wizard's First Rule and Stone of Tears, has created his most masterful epic yet, a sumptuous feast of magic and excitement replete with the wonders of his unique fantasy vision.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:16:50 -0400)

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Richard Cypher, Kahlan Amnell, and the wizard Zedd must combat an unspeakable evil that threatens to destroy their world.

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