By Clifford D. Simak
In another international the place the darkish a long time by no means ended, “the Evil” that arises each years has avoided all demeanour of technological development, even good into the 20 th century. The son of a robust English noble, younger Duncan Standish has constantly longed to be a soldier of the Lord, and now he’s been provided a unprecedented chance to meet his dream. Entrusted with the supply of an historic manuscript—purported to be irrefutable facts of the life of Jesus Christ—to a famous Oxenford pupil, Duncan needs to trip many perilous miles within the corporation of a motley team of fellow tourists, together with a goblin, a ghost, and different magical and non-magical partners. however the highway they traverse jointly is fraught with bad trials that will attempt even the main religious, for the Evil is powerful during this position of darkish wonders.
a number of Hugo, Nebula, and Locus Award–winner and SFWA Grand grasp Clifford D. Simak strikes simply from technological know-how fiction to quest myth during this captivating story of magic, peril, and discovery on an Earth that by no means was once. wealthy in colour, thrills, and wild invention, and populated by way of a hugely unique and unforgettable forged of characters, Fellowship of the Talisman showcases the author’s peerless storytelling talents, demonstrating once more that the nice Simak had few equals within the realm of twentieth-century speculative fiction.
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