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The Sword of Shannara: The Original Shannara Trilogy, Book 1
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The Sword of Shannara is the first volume of the classic series that has becomeone of the most popular fantasy tales of all time.
Long ago, the wars of the ancient Evil ruined the world. In peaceful Shady Vale, half-elfin Shea Ohmsford knows little of such troubles. But the supposedly dead Warlock Lord is plotting to destroy everything in his wake.The sole weapon against this Power of Darkness is the Sword of Shannara, which can be used only by a trueheir of Shannara. On Shea, last of the bloodline,rests the hope of all the races.
Thus begins the enthralling Shannara epic,a spellbinding tale of adventure, magic, and myth . .
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Street Date:
10/10/2006
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780739349496
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APA Citation (style guide)

Terry Brooks. (2006). The Sword of Shannara: The Original Shannara Trilogy, Book 1. Unabridged Books on Tape.

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Terry Brooks. 2006. The Sword of Shannara: The Original Shannara Trilogy, Book 1. Books on Tape.

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Terry Brooks, The Sword of Shannara: The Original Shannara Trilogy, Book 1. Books on Tape, 2006.

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Terry Brooks. The Sword of Shannara: The Original Shannara Trilogy, Book 1. Unabridged Books on Tape, 2006.

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Thus begins the enthralling Shannara epic,a spellbinding tale of adventure, magic, and myth . .
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