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In what would be A.D. 600 in our history, the Roman Empire still stands, supported by the twin pillars of the Legions and Thaumaturges of Rome. Now the Emperor of the West, the Augustus Galen Atreus, will come to the aid of the Emperor of the East, the Augustus Heraclius, to lift the siege of Constantinople and carry a great war to the very doorstep of the Shahanshah of Persia. It is a war that will be fought with armies both conventional and magical, with bright swords and the darkest necromantic sorceries.

Synopsis:

This first book of an epic new series of alternate history--"The Oath of Empire"--finds the Roman Empire still standing in 600 A.D. The Emperor of the West comes to the aid of the Emperor of the East to lift the siege of Constantinople and carry a great war to the very doorstep of the Shahanshah of Persia. It's a war fought by both conventional and magic armies.

About the Author

Thomas Harlan is the author of the highly regarded “Oath of Empire” fantasy series, as well as being an internationally-known game designer.  He lives in Salem, Oregon.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780812590098
Subtitle:
Book One of 'The Oath of Empire'
Author:
Harlan, Thomas
Publisher:
Tor Fantasy
Location:
New York
Subject:
History
Subject:
Fantastic fiction
Subject:
Fantasy - General
Subject:
Fantasy - Series
Subject:
Fantasy - Epic
Subject:
Fantasy - Historical
Subject:
Rome
Subject:
Alternative histories
Edition Description:
Mass Market Paperbound
Series:
Oath of Empire
Series Volume:
01
Publication Date:
20000515
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
816
Dimensions:
6.75 x 4.19 in

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"Synopsis" by , This first book of an epic new series of alternate history--"The Oath of Empire"--finds the Roman Empire still standing in 600 A.D. The Emperor of the West comes to the aid of the Emperor of the East to lift the siege of Constantinople and carry a great war to the very doorstep of the Shahanshah of Persia. It's a war fought by both conventional and magic armies.
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