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The phoenix guards

by Steven Brust

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Published by T. Doherty Associates in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Steven Brust.
SeriesTOR fantasy
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3552.R84 P4 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 331 p. ;
Number of Pages331
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1870525M
ISBN 10031285157X
LC Control Number90029900

  Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The phoenix guards by Steven Brust; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: American Fantasy fiction. The Phoenix Guards is Dumas' The Three Musketeers set on Dragaera, the same setting as Brust's Vlad Taltos series, but in an earlier time. Khaavren goes off to become a Phoenix Guard, one of the elite palace guards, and falls in with three others also seeking fame, fortune, or something else - and the plot is off and running.

Enter your email to get the very latest - news, promotions, hobby tips and more from Games Workshop. You can unsubscribe at any time. By subscribing you confirm that you are over the age of 13 or have consent from your parent or guardian to subscribe.   The Book of Phoenix is a shorter and faster read, with concerns shaped more by contemporary global racial politics—in particular, the relations between America and Africa—but it, .

The Phoenix Guards is set in the same universe as the Vlad Taltos series but during the cycle of the Athyra in the previous great cycle, before Adron's Disaster and the Interregnum. It's told entirely from the perspective of the Dragaerans rather than the Easterners (humans) like Vlad, and in a style inspired by the French Romantics such as.   "A Tor book"--Title page verso Khaavren of the House of Tiassa arrives in the heart of the Draegaran Empire with only his good breeding and his "tolerable" swordsmanship to protect. But when he joins the rambunctious Phoenix Guards, he and his rowdy comrades must save the Empire from collapse and invasionPages:


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"The Phoenix Guards" is not a new book, but it's been on my "to read" list for ages, and lurking on my Kindle almost as long, so I thought it high time to consume it. Anyone who is a fan of Alexander Dumas will recognize the writing style immediately.

Brust emulated Dumas' style /5(77). The Phoenix Guards Publisher's Summary Khaavren of the House of Tiassa is a son of landless nobility, possessor of a good sword, and “tolerably well-acquainted with its use.” Along with three loyal friends, he enthusiastically seeks out danger and excitement.

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Khaavren of the House of Tiassa is a son of landless nobility, possessor of a good sword and tolerably well-acquainted with its use. Along with three loyal Free shipping over $/5(5). The Phoenix Guards (Phoenix Guards series) by Steven Brust.

Khaavren of the House of Tiassa is a son of landless nobility, possessor of a good sword and "tolerably well-acquainted with its use." Along with three loyal friends, he enthusiastically seeks out danger and excitement.

Set in the same world as Stephen Brust's beloved Vlad Taltos books, The Phoenix Guards is a fantasy rewrite of The Three Musketeers—a swashbuckling tale of adventure. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied. Condition: Very good.

This copy of Phoenix Guards, by Steven Brust, is a mass market paperback, published by Tor [#,1st thus. [Fantasy] Author: Brust, Steven. Title: The Phoenix Guards. Publisher: Tor. ISBN or book number: Seller Rating: % positive.

The Phoenix Guards book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A thousand years before the birth of Vlad Taltos, the Dragaeran.

My rating is 2 out of 5 stars. Steven Brust is an unabashed fan of Alexander Dumas, and The Phoenix Guards is his attempt to both emulate and exceed the swashbuckling master of such classics as The Man in the Iron Mask and Count of Monte if one begins this work understanding that this tale is a simulacrum of The Three Musketeers, then you shall.

This book introduces Khaavren,Tazendra, Aerich, and Pel, and details their adventures in the Phoenix Guard, including how they tracked down and arrested Kathana e'Marish'Chala for a murder charge, and in the process negotiated the Treaty of the Pepperfields.

The novel begins with Khaavren setting out to join the guards. He encounters Tazendra and Aerich, and after. The phoenix guards. [Steven Brust] -- Khaavren of the House of Tiassa is a son of landless nobility, possessor of a good sword and?tolerably well-acquainted with its use.

Along with three loyal friends, he enthusiastically seeks out. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: "A Tor book"--Title page verso.

Cover art by Sam Rakeland: Description: xv, pages ; 25 cm. Find books like The Phoenix Guards (Khaavren Romances, #1) from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked The Phoenix Guards.

The Phoenix Guards was the first of your books that I read. Found it at a 6th grade book fair, and while the language and style of speech made it initially difficult for me to read, it none the less became one of my favorite books.

Condition: Near fine. This copy of Phoenix Guards, by Steven Brust, is a mass market paperback, published by Tor [#, [circa s], later printing.

[Fantasy] Author: Brust, Steven. Title: The Phoenix Guards. Publisher: Tor. ISBN or book number: Seller Rating: % positive. The Phoenix Guards is a story of adventure, intrigue and honour, about a group of new friends who join the Phoenix Guards together.

They set forth on a mission, and along the way are waylaid by people 4/5(13). The Phoenix Guards Steven Brust, Author Tor Books $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS.

Freedom and Necessity Buy this book Brust's (Phoenix. The first time I picked up this book, I was expecting something similar to Brust's Taltos series, so I couldn't get into it.

The second time, through sheer serendipity, I checked it out along with The Three Musketeers which I re-read first. That time, I got it: The Phoenix Guards brilliantly, lovingly parodies The Three Musketeers, right down to the long-winded and slightly pretentious narrator.4/5(24).

The Phoenix Guards eBook: Brust, Steven: : Kindle Store. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Basket. Kindle Store Go Search Hello Select /5(38). Phoenix was originally intended to be the last volume of this series.

Had Brust decided to stick with this decision (and I for one am glad that he did not), he could have retired from writing about Vlad with confidence and pride, because this is without doubt, hands down, no contest the best bloody book in the whole bloody series.5/5(5).

Set in the same world as Stephen Brust's beloved Vlad Taltos books, The Phoenix Guards is a fantasy rewrite of The Three Musketeers—a swashbuckling tale of adventure. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital /5.See also The Phoenix Guards.

The Phoenix Guard is what the Imperial Guard is called under a Phoenix emperor. Although at the time of The Phoenix Guards, and Khaavren's initial enlistment into the ranks of the guard, calling the Phoenix Guard "police" was seen as an insult, by the time of Five Hundred Years After, the organization had in fact become such.The Phoenix Guards () About book: Swashbuckling adventure!

Sinister plots against the Empire! Will good friends, honor and friendliness prevail?In all reviewer honesty, I've had this book for a number of years now (fine; since I bought the paperback release in Yes, Grasshopper, I'm that old) and have re-read it more than a few times.