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The Darkness That Comes Before


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Strikingly original in its conception, ambitious in scope, with characters engrossingly and vividly drawn, the first book in R. Scott Bakker's Prince of Nothing series creates a remarkable world from whole cloth—it's language and classes of people, its cities, religions, mysteries, taboos, and rit...

  • Author: R. Scott Bakker
  • Publish Date: 2008-09-02
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