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The Resource Fire & blood, George R. R. Martin ; illustrations by Doug Wheatley

Fire & blood, George R. R. Martin ; illustrations by Doug Wheatley

Label
Fire & blood
Title
Fire & blood
Statement of responsibility
George R. R. Martin ; illustrations by Doug Wheatley
Title variation
Fire and blood
Title variation remainder
a history of the Targaryen kings from Aeron the Conqueror to Aegon III
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first volume of a definitive two-part history of the Targaryens in Westeros is set centuries before the events of "A Game of Thrones" and answers key questions about the dynasty's origins, conflicts and relationships with dragons
Member of
Summary
The thrilling history of the Targaryens comes to life in this masterly work by the author of A Song of Ice and Fire, the inspiration for HBO’s Game of Thrones
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10738572
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Martin, George R. R
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wheatley, Doug
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A song of ice and fire. Targaryen history
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magic
  • Good and evil
  • Imaginary places
  • Imaginary wars and battles
  • Monarchy
  • Kings and rulers
  • Dragons
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
300 years before a Game of Thrones (a Targaryen history)
Label
Fire & blood, George R. R. Martin ; illustrations by Doug Wheatley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes lineages and family tree
  • "300 years before a Game of thrones, dragons ruled Westeros" -- cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Aegon's conquest -- Reign of the dragon: the wars of King Aegon I -- Three heads had the dragon: governance under King Aegon I -- The sons of the dragon -- Prince into king: the ascension of Jaehaerys I -- The year of the three brides: 49 AC -- A surfeit of rulers -- A time of testing: the realm remade -- Birth, death, and betrayal under King Jaehaerys I -- Jaehaerys and Alysanne: their triumphs and tragedies -- The long reign: Jaehaerys and Alysanne: policy, progeny, and pain -- Heirs of the dragon: a question of succession -- The dying of the dragons: the blacks and the greens -- The dying of the dragons: a son for a son -- The dying of the dragons: the red dragon and the gold -- The dying of the dragons: Rhaenyra triumphant -- The dying of the dragons: Rhaenyra overthrown -- The dying of the dragons: the short, sad reign of Aegon II -- Aftermath: the hour of the wolf -- Under the regents: the hooded hand -- Under the regents: war and peace and cattle shows -- Under the regents: the voyage of Alyn Oakenfist -- The Lysene spring and the end of regency -- Lineages and family tree
Control code
000063801573
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
703 pages
Isbn
9780008307738
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)1032358009
Label
Fire & blood, George R. R. Martin ; illustrations by Doug Wheatley
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes lineages and family tree
  • "300 years before a Game of thrones, dragons ruled Westeros" -- cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Aegon's conquest -- Reign of the dragon: the wars of King Aegon I -- Three heads had the dragon: governance under King Aegon I -- The sons of the dragon -- Prince into king: the ascension of Jaehaerys I -- The year of the three brides: 49 AC -- A surfeit of rulers -- A time of testing: the realm remade -- Birth, death, and betrayal under King Jaehaerys I -- Jaehaerys and Alysanne: their triumphs and tragedies -- The long reign: Jaehaerys and Alysanne: policy, progeny, and pain -- Heirs of the dragon: a question of succession -- The dying of the dragons: the blacks and the greens -- The dying of the dragons: a son for a son -- The dying of the dragons: the red dragon and the gold -- The dying of the dragons: Rhaenyra triumphant -- The dying of the dragons: Rhaenyra overthrown -- The dying of the dragons: the short, sad reign of Aegon II -- Aftermath: the hour of the wolf -- Under the regents: the hooded hand -- Under the regents: war and peace and cattle shows -- Under the regents: the voyage of Alyn Oakenfist -- The Lysene spring and the end of regency -- Lineages and family tree
Control code
000063801573
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
703 pages
Isbn
9780008307738
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)1032358009

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