Review: The Lions Of Al-Rassan By Guy Gavriel Kay


A TALE OF POLITICAL INTRIGUE AND RELIGIOUS STRIFE

IN A LAND RIVEN BY BITTER INTERNAL DIVISIONS, THE END OF AN ERA AS CLOSE AT HAND FOR A ONCE GREAT EMPIRE IN TERMINAL DECLINE

 

Book CoverThe Lions Of Al-Rassan

Guy Gavriel Kay
 

Genre: Historical Fantasy
Publisher: Harper Voyager
Format: Paperback, 656 Pages
Date: 15th March 2012 (First Published 1995)

ISBN-10: 0007342063
ISBN-13: 978-0007342068

 
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Originally published in 1995, The Lions Of Al-Rassan, by Canadian author Guy Gavriel Kay, is a tale of political intrigue, alliances of convenience, shifting allegiances, and unlikely friendships in a land, fractured by bitter religious divisions, on the brink of a seismic historical change. Though set in a fictional world, the novel is essentially a fantasy re-telling of real world historical events.

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