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warlock in spite of himself

Christopher Stasheff

warlock in spite of himself

by Christopher Stasheff

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Published by Mayflower in St Albans .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChristopher Stasheff.
    SeriesMayflower science fantasy
    The Physical Object
    Pagination284p. ;
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15078452M
    ISBN 100583124364

    Just finished reading Christopher Stasheff's The Warlock in Spite of Himself.. All I can think is that this book should not have been as enjoyable as it was. The prose leaves much to be desired, the subtext is very unclear, important events/characters arise inexplicably, the climactic battle was less than climactic, character motives are ambiguous/uneven/fickle, and it tries to pack in a bit. The Warlock in Spite of Himself is Stasheff’s first book and the one that started him on this path. This book was written in and it still holds weight today, which is not something you can say about a lot of books from this era.

    THE FINAL ADVENTURE IN THE PHENOMENAL SERIES After an incredible year run, the story of Ron Gallowglass--The Warlock in Spite of Himself--comes to its fantastic finale in the weird and wonderful world of GramaryeWhen Gwendolyn--the witch-wife of R. The complete series list for - The Warlock Christopher Stasheff. Series reading order, cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and.

      Beyond Imagination Book Group Thursday, Ap – pm Applegate Room Our book for April is The Warlock in Spite of Himself by Christopher Stasheff. Rod Gallowglass is a man of science who does not believe in magic. Gramarye is a world of witches and warlocks. Of strange abilities and phenomena. A world where society mirrors Earth's. But to do so, he must put aside his own convictions and beliefs, and become a warlock, in spite of himself. ** A grand adventure mixing science fi ction with elements of fantasy, this is the book that launched a whole series (fourteen books and counting)/5(5).


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He had a doctorate in Theatre and taught radio and television at Eastern New Mexico University in Portales, New Mexico; he retired in and moved to Champaign, Born: Christopher Boris Stasheff, Janu.

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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stasheff, Christopher. Warlock in spite of himself. New York: Garland Pub.,©   But to do so, he must put aside his own convictions and beliefs, and become a warlock, in spite of himself. A grand adventure mixing science fiction with elements of fantasy, this is the book that launched a whole series (fourteen books and counting).

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The novel centers around Rod Gallowglass, a SCENT agent, who stumbles across the planet Gramarye. Immediately upon landing he is thrust into a world of medieval people, witches and warlocks.

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He started on staff at the University of Michigan as a paid student and moved up the ladder as his degree progressed into the Manager of the entire Student. The Warlock in Spite of Himself Warlock of Gramarye, Book 1 By: Christopher Stasheff.

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I don't mean this book is perfect and will make sense to everyone else who reads it. What I mean is that the story has a background world that is given enough form to allow for extrapolation, elements that work within the plot for both a Fantasy and Science Fiction genre, and /5(95).