The Goddess of Elda - the Rose of the World - is now free and married to King Ravn of the Northern Isles. But the ships of the Southern Empire, under the fanatical leadership of Lord Tycho Issian, are bringing holy war to the North; and she may soon become a prize of combat. Meanwhile, Katla Aransen has been abducted by Istrian raiders and finds herself in the harem of Rui Finco, Lord of Forent. There she will learn for herself the hardship suffered by the women of the South. And Saro Vingo is imprisoned beneath the ...

The Rose of the World 2006, Daw Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780756403379

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Rose of the World 2006, Simon & Schuster, New York

ISBN-13: 9780743440424


Rose of the World 2005, Simon & Schuster Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780743259361

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