September 1, 2000
September 1, 2000
GAME OF THRONES: A NEW ORIGINAL SERIES, NOW ON HBO.
In this eagerly awaited sequel to A Game of Thrones, George R. R. Martin has created a work of unsurpassed vision, power, and imagination. A Clash of Kings transports us to a world of revelry and revenge, wizardry and warfare unlike any you have ever experienced.
A CLASH OF KINGS
A comet the color of blood and flame cuts across the sky. And from the ancient citadel of Dragonstone to the forbidding shores of Winterfell, chaos reigns. Six factions struggle for control of a divided land and the Iron Throne of the Seven Kingdoms, preparing to stake their claims through tempest, turmoil, and war. It is a tale in which brother plots against brother and the dead rise to walk in the night. Here a princess masquerades as an orphan boy; a knight of the mind prepares a poison for a treacherous sorceress; and wild men descend from the Mountains of the Moon to ravage the countryside. Against a backdrop of incest and fratricide, alchemy and murder, victory may go to the men and women possessed of the coldest steel...and the coldest hearts. For when kings clash, the whole land trembles.
The sequel to A GAME OF THRONES, this massive novel follows behind-the-throne machinations in all corners of the Westeros, as men (and women) vie to seize the kingdom by trickery, bloodshed, or magic. Meanwhile, the various disjunct members of House Stark struggle to survive in the war-torn land, while Daenerys Taragaryen and her ever-growing power continue to lurk in the wings.
Genre: Fiction + Literature Themes, Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Types of Characters, General, Literary Genres + Types of Novels, Conflicts + Dualities, Science Fiction + Fantasy, Politics
- Genre: Fiction + Literature Themes, Fiction + Literature Genres
- Subgenre: General, Science Fiction + Fantasy, Literary Genres + Types of Novels, Types of Characters, Conflicts + Dualities, Politics
- Edition: Reissue
- Language: English
- Author: George R.R. Martin
- Online Item #: 13846676
- Store Item Number (DPCI): 059-02-6257
- ISBN: 9780553579901
- Item can be gift wrapped.
- Made in the USA or Imported