Crucible of Gold (Temeraire)

Crucible of Gold (Temeraire)

Naomi Novik


“An soaking up adventure.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
 
Former Aerial Corps captain Will Laurence and his trustworthy dragon, Temeraire, were positioned out to pasture in Australia—and it sort of feels their half within the struggle has ended simply once they are wanted such a lot. The French have invaded Spain, solid an alliance with Africa’s robust Tswana empire, and taken revolution to Brazil. With Britain’s final determined wish of defeating Napoleon at risk, the govt that sidelined Laurence speedily bargains to reinstate him, confident that he’s the simplest guy to go into the fray and negotiate peace. So the pair embark for Brazil, simply to fulfill with a string of unmitigated failures that forces them to make an unforeseen touchdown within the adversarial territory of the Incan empire. With the luck of the venture balanced on a razor’s part, an previous enemy appears to be like and threatens to tip the scales towards wreck. but even in the course of catastrophe, chance may possibly lurk—for one daring adequate to understand it.
 
“Captivating . . . compelling studying . . . [an] action-packed narrative [with] full of life, uniquely drawn characters and interesting takes on history.”—Tor.com

Includes a preview of the following e-book within the Temeraire sequence, Blood of Tyrants

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