Knights of Dark Renown by David Gemmell
By David Gemmell
As soon as the mythical knights of the Gabala defended the 9 duchies. Their hearts have been attractive; their armor was once past examine. They have been more than princes, greater than men.
But they have been long past, disappeared via a demon-haunted gateway among worlds. just one held again -- Manannan, whose each intuition informed him to stick. Now he was once the coward knight, and in torment.
Murder and black magic beset the land. Rumors circulated that the king used to be enchanted, replaced, that his soul used to be lifeless . . . and reign of terror used to be approximately to begin.
Now Manannan learned he must face his darkest fears: he had no selection yet to journey via that dreaded gate and hunt down his vanished companions.
And the key he could examine there could tear his soul aside . . . .
"A sharp, special medieval delusion. Dramatic, colourful, taut." -- Locus
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