The saga of the legendary Courtney family continues in this fourteenth installment in Wilbur Smith’s bestselling series—the sequel to 2009’s Assegai—a thrilling tale of espionage, adventure, and danger, set in Africa and spanning from the Great War’s end to the dark days of World War II.
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Assassin's Apprentice (Farseer Trilogy, #1) "Born on the wrong side of the sheets, Fitz, son of Chivalry Farseer, is a royal bastard, cast out into the world, friendless and lonely. Only his magical link with animals - the old art known as the Wit - gives him solace and companionship. But the Wit, if used too often, is a perilous magic, and one abhorred by the nobility."
(First Salik War, 3) Though committed to helping the V’Dan, Terrans resent how they are treated. The V’Dan feel the Terrans are too unseasoned to act independently. As Prince Li’eth and Ambassador Jackie MacKenzie struggle to get their peoples to cooperate, they wonder how to stop an attacking nation without slaughtering them.