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I really liked the world the author created for Book of Swords and had heard that in Empire of the East you'll get more backstory about that world/5(57). The Empire of the East straddles the line between those genres. It is set in a future time when magic is powerful and most technology is primitive.

An utterly evil empire (the East) is conquering the free world. In the course of this novel, good overcomes evil and sorcery is banished/5(53). An enjoyable and engaging read, Ardneh's Sword bridges the gap between two epic series: The Empire of the East, and The Book of Swords, both of which are required reading for Sci-Fi/Fantasy enthusiasts.

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