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The ruling Asharites of Al-Rassan have come from the desert sands, but over centuries, seduced by the sensuous pleasures of their new land, their stern piety has eroded. The Asharite empire has splintered into decadent city-states led by warring petty kings. King Almalik of Cartada is on the asce...

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  • Author: Guy Gavriel Kay
  • Book Awards


    Nominated for 1 (1 unique awards)
  • 1 Locus Fantasy

  • Book Award Years
    1996 Locus Fantasy Nominated: The Lions of Al-Rassan

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