Star Wars: Darth Plagueis
At long last, the Star Wars story of the mysterious Sith Lord Darth Plagueis and his apprentice, Darth Sidious, is revealed! NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “The best Star Wars publication to date . . . [James] Luceno takes Darth Plagueis down the dark path and never looks back.”—Newsday Darth... show more
At long last, the Star Wars story of the mysterious Sith Lord Darth Plagueis and his apprentice, Darth Sidious, is revealed! NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “The best Star Wars publication to date . . . [James] Luceno takes Darth Plagueis down the dark path and never looks back.”—Newsday Darth Plagueis: Like all Sith Lords before him, he craves absolute power. But like no Sith Lord ever, he possesses the ultimate power—over life and death. Darth Sidious: In secret he masters the power of the dark side, while publicly climbing to the highest government office. One desires to rule supreme; the other dreams of living forever. Together, they will destroy the Jedi and rule the galaxy. Unless merciless Sith tradition becomes their undoing. . . . “Luceno draws on his storytelling skill and prodigious knowledge of the [Star Wars] world . . . to craft a complex tale of ambition and desire.”—Library Journal
Publish date: October 30th 2012
Pages no: 481
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Science Fiction Fantasy
, Science Fiction
, Media Tie In
, Space Opera
, Star Wars
Series: Star Wars
On the one hand, this book is an excellent companion to the prequel trilogy of films and I’m a little sad it’s no longer canon. On the other hand, this novel is so bloated with Extended Universe references that it’s a perfect example of why The Powers That Be decided wiping that particular slate cle...
Who can resist the inside scoop on the mysterious Darth Plagueis whose story is used to help tip Anikan toward the dark side? Well, not me. I was eager to learn more about this Sith who had supposedly controlled life and death though had not been able to avoid his own. I must agree with other revi...
Ein Beben erschüttert den Planeten. Titel: Star Wars - Darth Plagueis Autor: James Luceno Seiten:576 Buchart : TB Verlag: Blanvalet Bestellcode: 978-3-442-38045-9 Erhältlich 11 / 2012 Kosten : €13,oo Alter: - Genre: Sciene Fiction , Space Opera Vorgängerbände: -Folgebände: - Verfilmu...
and does a pretty good job, though part of it felt almost like a check list of things to explain (and ways to work in the titles of episodes 1-3). that aside, quite enjoyable book slight spoiler below: star wars canon vs 'legends' aside - the book pretty much confirms the ...
A decent read in very familiar territory. Interesting to read the back story on the Emperor.