Elven Star (The Death Gate Cycle, Book 2) by Margaret Weis, Tracy Hickman

By Margaret Weis, Tracy Hickman

On steamy Pryan, endless sun and ample rain have created a jungle so enormous that people and elves stay excessive within the timber and purely dwarves reside wherever close to the floor. From the treetops the aristocratic elves promote guns to the opposite races, whose incessant struggle sends a gradual steam of gains and crucial assets skyward. Now, generations of dissent and race hatred won't heal -- now not even less than the specter of annihilation by the hands of mythical Titans. Armed with little greater than their wits and prophecy, an elf, a human, and a dwarf needs to unite to aim to save lots of the area from destruction.

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Synopsis of chemical/ biological risks WARNING: the following procedures are classified level-3 experimental. Primate test subjects must be cleared through UNSC Quartermaster General Office code: OBF34. Follow gamma code biohazard disposal protocol. 1. Carbide ceramic ossification:advanced material grafting onto skeletal structures to make bones virtually unbreakable. Recommended coverage not to exceed 3 percent total bone mass because of significant white blood cell necrosis. Specific risk for pre- and near-postpubescent adolescents: skeletal growth spurts may cause irreparable bone pulverization.

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