George RR Martin - A Storm of Swords PDF Download eBook(Download links were updated on August 28, 2016.)
A Storm of Swords is the magnificent 3rd novel by George R.R. Martin in his epic modern fantasy series: A Song of Ice and Fire. There supposedly seven books in the series and the two prequels before this third volume are A Game of Thrones and A Clash of Kings. Just like its two predecessors, this book also got generally positive responses and reviews from critics. It also won couple of award. According to plan, HBO will adapt the first half for the third season of Game of Thrones television series.
Just like the first two novels, the story is still presented in unique multi-narrators. This time, the story is conveyed through the eyes of 10 main characters, added with another narrator in prologue and epilogue respectively, there is a total of twelve narrators.
The story in A Storm of Swords starts slightly before the end of its prequel, A Clash of Kings. The War of the Five Kings is still raging in the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros, with the remaining Robb Stark, Balon Greyjoy, Joffrey Baratheon, and Stannis Baratheon battling to secure their crowns. Civil war tears down the common people, the ruling House of Baratheon and the major houses of Westeros. Stannis Baratheon makes an attempt to take King's Landing but been defeated by the new alliance between House Lannister and House Tyrell. Meanwhile, a vast amount of wildlings are marching down to the Wall under Mance Rayder, with only the tiny force of the Night's Watch in its path.
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Of the five contenders for power, one is dead, another in disfavor, and still the wars rage as alliances are made and broken. Joffrey sits on the Iron Throne, the uneasy ruler of the Seven Kingdoms. His most bitter rival, Lord Stannis, stands defeated and disgraced, victim of the sorceress who holds him in her thrall. Young Robb still rules the North from the fortress of Riverrun. 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. And as opposing forces manoeuver for the final showdown, an army of barbaric wildlings arrives from the outermost limits of civilization, accompanied by 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...
A Storm of Swords PDF eBook Details• Author: George R.R. Martin;
• Genre/Subject: Fantasy;
• Language: English;
• PDF Pages: 1.164; (Page count might be different)
• File Size: 4.1 MB;