The Fifth Elephant: A Novel of Discworld

The Fifth Elephant: A Novel of Discworld

Terry Pratchett

Everyone understands that the area is flat and supported at the backs of 4 elephants. yet were not there speculated to be 5? certainly there have been. So the place is it?

When responsibility calls, Commander Vimes of the Ankh-Morpork constabulary answers—even if he does not are looking to. Now, he is been invited to wait a royal functionality as either detective and diplomat. the single function he relishes; the opposite calls for, good, ruby tights. in fact, the place law enforcement officials (even these clad in tights) pass, sadly, crime follows. An tried assassination and a robbery quickly bring about a determined chase from the low halls of Discworld royalty to the mythical fats mines of Uberwald, the place lard is located in underground seams in addition to tusks and the teeth and different beneficial ivory artifacts. it is as much as the dauntless Vimes—bothered as ordinary via a well-recognized solid of Discworld population (you comprehend, trolls, dwarfs, werewolves, vampires, and such)—to remedy the puzzle of the lacking pachyderm. Which, in fact, he'll . . . in any case, fixing mysteries is his job.

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