Iron Ouncil

Iron Ouncil

Book - 2004
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Random House, Inc.
Following Perdido Street Station and The Scar, acclaimed author China Miéville returns with his hugely anticipated Del Rey hardcover debut. With a fresh and fantastical band of characters, he carries us back to the decadent squalor of New Crobuzon—this time, decades later.

It is a time of wars and revolutions, conflict and intrigue. New Crobuzon is being ripped apart from without and within. War with the shadowy city-state of Tesh and rioting on the streets at home are pushing the teeming city to the brink. A mysterious masked figure spurs strange rebellion, while treachery and violence incubate in unexpected places.
In desperation, a small group of renegades escapes from the city and crosses strange and alien continents in the search for a lost hope.
In the blood and violence of New Crobuzon’s most dangerous hour, there are whispers. It is the time of the iron council. . . .

The bold originality that broke Miéville out as a new force of the genre is here once more in Iron Council: the voluminous, lyrical novel that is destined to seal his reputation as perhaps the edgiest mythmaker of the day.

Baker & Taylor
A new cast of characters shares mythical adventures in the sprawling, phantasmagoric city of New Crobuzon.

Blackwell North Amer
It is a time of wars and revolutions, conflict and intrigue. new Crobuzon is being ripped apart from without and within. War with the shadowy city-state of Tesh and rioting on the streets at home are pushing the teeming city to the brink. A mysterious masked figure spurs strange rebellion, while treachery and violence incubate in unexpected places.
In desperation, a small group of renegades escapes from the city and crosses strange and alien continents in the search for a lsot hope.
In the blood and violence of New Crobuzon's most dangerous hour, there are whispers. It is the time of the Iron Council.

Baker
& Taylor

A sequel to Perdido Street returns readers to New Crobuzon, where a new cast of characters shares mythical adventures in the sprawling, phantasmagoric city. By the author of The Scar.

Publisher: Del Rey/Ballantine Books, 2004
Edition: 1st ed. HC
ISBN: 9780345464026
0345464028
Characteristics: p. ; cm

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