The Shadow Of What Was Lost (The Licanius Trilogy) (Volume 1)

The Shadow Of What Was Lost (The Licanius Trilogy) (Volume 1)

It has been two decades because the finish of the battle. The dictatorial Augurs - as soon as considered virtually as gods - have been overthrown and burnt up throughout the clash, their much-feared powers mysteriously failing them. those that had governed less than them, women and men with a lesser skill often called the reward, shunned the Augurs' destiny basically through filing themselves to the rebellion's 4 Tenets. A illustration of those legislation is now written into the flesh of any who use the present, forcing these so marked into absolute obedience.

As a pupil of the talented, Davian suffers the implications of a battle fought – and misplaced – sooner than he was once born. Despised via such a lot past the varsity partitions, he and people round him are all yet prisoners as they try and research keep an eye on of the present. Worse, as Davian struggles together with his classes, he is aware that there's additional to fall if he can't cross his ultimate checks.

but if Davian discovers he has the facility to wield the forbidden strength of the Augurs, he units into movement a sequence of occasions that might switch every little thing. To the north, an old enemy lengthy proposal defeated starts to stir. And to the west, a tender guy whose destiny is intertwined with Davian’s wakes up within the wooded area, coated in blood and without reminiscence of who he's…

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