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The epic conclusion to the best-selling Empire of Salt series from master storyteller Conn Iggulden.

The news from the north is grim.

An army is massing under the new king of Feal. They head towards Darien - city of the Twelve families - demanding allegiance, or war.

Tellius, Speaker to the Council, knows this divided city will never stand against such a terrible foe.

But Tellius has a plan.

He will assemble a band of heroes. Men and women who once before aided Darien in her time of need.

They will come if he calls.

The army approaches.

The trumpets of war sound.

A great city holds its breath.

And a desperate plan unfolds....

©2019 C. F. Iggulden (P)2019 Penguin Audio

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BRILLIANT! Loved every moment of it!

loved every moment just as the last 2 books. brilliantly written and brought to live amazingly by Daniel Weyman. I have read/listened to almost every Conn iggulden book and this is just as good as conquerer and emperor series.

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  • James Engwall
  • 22-02-2020

Fantastic series

Conn Iggulden has long been one of my favourite authors from his Caesar and Genghis Khan series, and his first fantasy series is gripping and leaves you wanting more. Please write another one in the series Conn, there's so much more to find out about the Empire of Salt.

The narrator also does a brilliant job and each character is well defined vocally. Thanks both for a great story.

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  • mazzer321
  • 29-04-2021

Absolutely brilliant

I had this on Audible and was walking around entranced by the plot. Unfortunately I binge-listened so it was over far too soon. Highly recommended

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  • Lewis
  • 13-04-2021

Great Story

Another great book in the series, well thought out and well read. It leaves itself open for hopefully more books to follow.

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  • dragonchick
  • 11-09-2020

if only there was book 4!

Cracking read. I'm blind so books like this are amazing and very important. Think I may start book 1 again.

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  • terry
  • 14-08-2020

Conn Iggulden!!!!!!

What a build up th a grand finale ten out of ten.... Top book yes

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  • alice jackson
  • 20-05-2020

excellent from one of my favourite authors.

Fast paced and enthralling storyline that grips you from start to finish. A must read trilogy.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 06-05-2020

5star trilogy

a fantastic trilogy, in which you really get to know and love the characters. brilliant

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  • JR Arnett
  • 16-02-2020

good story

Something a bit different. A good story & well narrated. As with some other books by this author I find the ending a bit sudden with lack of detail.

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  • Kindle Customer
  • 09-11-2019

left wanting more

there is never enough of the books in this series. the writing and performance have left me thoroughly invested in every character (reluctantly in the case of John Deeds) and I cried at "That Bit" on the walls (no spoilers but some concerned Starbucks customers). I want them all to have happy endings (except for Deeds).

Never enough Elias. Ever. And he's so Sean Bean in my head it's not even funny.

Elias and Nancy are the OTP. fight me!

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  • Uhtredson
  • 16-10-2019

too short

loved every second but somehow felt too short .. I hope there's more to come

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