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A storm of swords / George R.R. Martin.


As the brutal struggle for power nears its climax, the battered and divided kingdom faces a terrifying invasion by a supernatural army of the living dead.
"Of the five contenders for power, one is dead, another in disfavor, and still the wars rage as violently as ever, as alliances are made and broken. Joffrey, of House Lannister, sits on the Iron Throne, the uneasy ruler of the land of the Seven Kingdoms. His most bitter rival, Lord Stannis, stands defeated and disgraced, the victim of the jealous sorceress who holds him in her evil thrall. But young Robb, of House Stark, still rules the North from the fortress of Riverrun. Robb plots against his despised Lannister enemies, even as they hold his sister hostage at King's Landing, the seat of the Iron Throne. Meanwhile, making her way across a blood-drenched continent is the exiled queen, Daenerys, mistress of the only three dragons still left in the world. But as opposing forces maneuver for the final titanic showdown, an army of barbaric wildlings arrives from the outermost line of civilization. In their vanguard is a horde of mythical Others--a supernatural army of the living dead whose animated corpses are unstoppable. As the future of the land hangs in the balance, no one will rest until the Seven Kingdoms have exploded in a veritable storm of swords." -- book cover

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780553381702
  • ISBN: 0553381709
  • ISBN: 9780553106633
  • ISBN: 0553106635
  • Physical Description: 973 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: Bantam books trade paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 2011.

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General Note:
Publisher, publication date, and paging may vary.
Originally published: New York : Bantam Books, 2000.
Includes excerpt from: A feast for crows.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 5.2 63 148301.
Subject: Kings and rulers > Fiction.
Magic > Fiction.
Imaginary wars and battles > Fiction.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.
Epic fiction.

Available copies

  • 16 of 18 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Rolla Public.


  • 0 current holds with 18 total copies.
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Rolla Public Library FIC MAR (Text) 38256101872590 Adult Fiction Available -

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