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    Soldier of the Mist by Gene Wolfe

The first volume of Gene Wolfe's powerful story of Latro, a Roman mercenary who received a head injury that deprived him of his short-term memory. In return it gave him the ability to converse with supernatural creatures, gods and goddesses who invisibly inhabit the ancient landscape.

Year: 1986
Genre: Historical Fantasy

    Soldier of Arete by Gene Wolfe

The second volume of Gene Wolfe's powerful story of Latro, a Roman mercenary who, while fighting in Greece, received a head injury that deprived him of his short-term memory. In return it gave him the ability to converse with supernatural creatures, gods and goddesses who invisibly inhabit the ancient landscape.

Year: 1989
Genre: Historical Fantasy

    Latro in the Mist by Gene Wolfe

This omnibus of two acclaimed novels is the story of Latro, a Roman mercenary who while fighting in Greece received a head injury that deprived him of his short-term memory but gave him in return the ability to see and converse with the supernatural creatures and the gods and goddesses, who invisibly inhabit the ancient landscape.

Year: 2003
Genre: Historical Fantasy

    Soldier of Sidon by Gene Wolfe

Latro now finds himself in Egypt, a land of singing girls, of spiteful and conniving deities. Without his memory, he is unsure of everything, except for his desire to be free of the curse that causes him to forget.

Year: 2006
Genre: Fantasy


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1986Soldier of the Mist by Gene Wolfe Historical Fantasy, Latro
1989Soldier of Arete by Gene Wolfe Historical Fantasy, Latro
2003Latro in the Mist by Gene Wolfe Historical Fantasy, Latro
2006Soldier of Sidon by Gene Wolfe Fantasy, Latro

 

 

 


 

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