House of Chains

Erikson, Steven

| 2002

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The fourth book in the Malazan Book of the Fallen series, the exhilarating fantasy series of epic proportions. In Northern Genabackis, just before the events recounted in GARDENS OF THE MOON, a raiding party of savage tribal warriors descends from the mountains into the southern flat lands. Their intention is to wreak havoc among the despised lowlanders, but for the one named Karsa Orlong it marks the beginning of what will prove an extraordinary destiny. Some years later, it is the aftermath of the Chain of Dogs. Coltaine, revered commander of the Malazan 7th Army is dead. And now Tavore, elder sister of Ganoes Paran and Adjunct to the Empress, has arrived in the last remaining Malazan stronghold of the Seven Cities to take charge. Untested and new to command, she must hone a small army of twelve thousand soldiers, mostly raw recruits, into a viable fighting force and lead them into...

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Karl Nordstrm



At the same time the book is good enough to keep me reading, I still can't keep track and associate with all the characters. The web is too fleetingly described in relation to its degree of complication