A Storm of Swords
Of the five contenders for power, one is dead, another in disfavor, and still the wars rage as violently as ever, as alliances are made and broken. Joffrey sits on the Iron Throne, the uneasy ruler of the land of the Seven Kingdoms. His most bitter rival, Lord Stannis, stands defeated and... show more
Of the five contenders for power, one is dead, another in disfavor, and still the wars rage as violently as ever, as alliances are made and broken. Joffrey sits on the Iron Throne, the uneasy ruler of the land of the Seven Kingdoms. His most bitter rival, Lord Stannis, stands defeated and disgraced, the victim of the sorceress who holds him in her thrall. Young Robb still rules the North from the fortress of Riverrun. Meanwhile, making her way across a blood-drenched continent is the exiled queen, Daenerys, mistress of the only three dragons still left in the world.
And as opposing forces maneuver for the final showdown, an army of barbaric wildlings arrives from the outermost line of civilization, accompanied by a horde of mythical Others--a supernatural army of the living dead whose animated corpses are unstoppable. As the future of the land hangs in the balance, no one will rest until the Seven Kingdoms have exploded in a veritable storm of swords....
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Publish date: sierpień 2005 (data przybliżona)
Publisher: Bantam Spectra
Pages no: 1177
Edition language: English
Series: A Song of Ice and Fire (#3)
What can I say? I loved it and can't wait to read the next book.
Inhaltsangabe Die Sieben Königreiche befinden sich im blutigen Bürgerkrieg. Einer der Anwärter auf den Thron ist bereits tot, ein anderer in Ungnade gefallen, doch der blutige Machtkampf in Westeros tobt erbitterter denn je. Robb Stark, der Herr von Winterfell, leistet dem tyrannischen Haus Lenniste...
Holy amazeballs! This is easily my favorite so far. This one takes off running and never slows down. It was very hard at times to pace myself and not just tear through it because I wanted - needed - to know what was going to happen next. Martin is a master storyteller and the various narratives he's...
Once again, so good. I'm not going to lie, though. The middle dragged and dragged, and I zoned in and out a lot. That ending doe... !!!!! So great. Much intense. Very GoT.
Meine Ausgabe von „A Storm of Swords“, der dritte Band der Reihe „A Song of Ice and Fire“ von George R.R. Martin, umfasst 1177 Seiten. Das gute Stück hat die Ausmaße eines soliden Ziegelsteins und ist inhaltlich so vollgepackt, dass ich beschlossen habe, meine üblichen Zeichenrichtlinien zum Schreib...