By Margaret Weis, Tracy Hickman
The flames of battle consume Ansalon. the military of useless souls marches towards conquest, led through the magical warrior Mina, who serves the robust One God.
A small band of heroes, pushed to determined measures, leads the struggle opposed to overwhelming odds.
Two not going protagonists emerge. One is a dragon overlord who won't simply relinquish her rule. the opposite is an irrepressible kender who has been on a wierd and memorable trip that would result in startling and unexpected fashion.
The stirring climax of the struggle of Souls.
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Edition be aware: The Door into Shadow was once first released within the U. S. through Bluejay Books in 1984. That edition’s textual content, unchanged with the exception of the substitution of British spellings for American ones, was once used for the Corgi / Transworld Books versions of Shadow in 1992. For the book’s subsequent U. S. variation, released by way of Meisha Merlin Books in 2001, a number of minor adjustments and additions have been made to the unique textual content, together with the recovery of a small quantity of fabric edited out of the 1984 edition.
This book heavily follows the 2001 textual content, with a few emendations -- typically a question of moderate restructuring, rephrasing and sprucing: no major new plot or personality fabric has been extra. destiny published variants of The Door into Shadow will use this model of the textual content.
Publisher: CreateSpace self sufficient Publishing Platform
Publication Date: 2013-10-11
Number of Pages: 334
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The emperor felt the throat and whispered in awe, ‘The colour comes from the inside. It is not a dye. ’ Daksha and Kanakhala glanced at each other, tears glistening in their astounded eyes. Kanakhala folded her hands into a namaste and began mumbling a chant under her breath. Daksha looked up at Shiva’s face, trying desperately to suppress the ecstasy that coursed through his insides. ’ Despite Daksha’s controlled reaction, Shiva could guess that both the emperor and his prime minister were taken aback by his blue throat.
Once he sees the unfairness of the attacks we face, he will fight with us to destroy evil. If that takes time, so be it. We have waited for centuries for the Neelkanth. ’ CHAPTER 5 Tribe of Brahma Shiva was walking in the verdant gardens of the royal guest house. His things were being moved into the royal guest house by Nandi and Kanakhala’s efficient aide. Shiva sat down on a comfortable bench overlooking a bed of red and white roses. The charming cool breeze in the open gardens brought a smile to his face.
The charming cool breeze in the open gardens brought a smile to his face. It was early afternoon and the garden was deserted. Shiva’s thoughts kept going back to the conversation he had had with the Emperor in the morning. Despite Daksha’s controlled reaction, Shiva could understand that his blue throat was of great significance to the Meluhans, even to the Emperor. It meant that the legend of the Neelkanth, whatever it was, was not restricted to some small sect in Kashmir. If the Emperor himself took it so seriously, all of Meluha must need the help of the Neelkanth.
Dragons of a Vanished Moon (Dragonlance: The War of Souls, Book 3) by Margaret Weis, Tracy Hickman