Soldier of the Mist and Soldier of Arete have been collected as Latro in the Mist. The second volume of Gene Wolfe's powerful story of Latro, a … Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. SOLDIER OF ARETE is not an easy work to deal with inasmuch as the literary structure does not afford easy access to the material presented. Soldier of Arete by Gene Wolfe, 1989, New English Library edition, in English Instead now it’s the story and while it’s a good and interesting story there’s more confusion in the telling (Mr Wolfe losing a little interest or trying to figure out how to end the story or is. Lee "Soldier of Arete A Novel in The Soldier Sequence" por Gene Wolfe disponible en Rakuten Kobo. Gene Wolfe was an American science fiction and fantasy writer. Soldier of Arete [Wolfe, Gene] on Amazon.com. One gets the sense that he is not really interested in them, nor for that matter in the prose itself, but only in the skeleton beneath it, in his own love of riddle. Reviewed in the United States on December 8, 2013. Firstly, most of the gods and people in Latro's narrative are manipulating him, using his damaged memory and supernatural insight for their own ends. Soldier of Arete Item Preview remove-circle ... Sequel to: Soldier of the mist Sequel to: Soldier of the mist. Latro does not have memories of the past, but can talk to supernatural beings. For this sequel to Soldier of the Mist, Wolfe exchanges supernatural menace for political intrigue and psychological drama, and the result is nearly as engaging as the original. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Clean pages. Perhaps reading before bed isn't the ideal time for this book? For The Book of the New Sun, his marvelous short fiction, and the truly masterful Peace, I would argue that Wolfe is one of and probably the foremost living writer of speculative fiction, that is to say, fiction. Cart Hello Select your address Best Sellers Today's Deals New Releases Electronics Books Customer Service Gift … “I have laid a ghost or two, and I questioned one once.” He swirled the wine in his cup and peered into it, seeing more in the flickers of firelight reflected there than I would have, I think. Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! At last he said, “Our ghosts are becoming worse, have you noticed? Soldier of Arete: A Novel in The Soldier Sequence and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Soldier of Arete: A Novel in The Soldier Sequence - Ebook written by Gene Wolfe. Read "Soldier of Arete A Novel in The Soldier Sequence" by Gene Wolfe available from Rakuten Kobo. The sequel to Soldier of the Mist. Soldier of the Mist is a 1986 historical fantasy novel by American writer Gene Wolfe, published by Gollancz in the UK and then Tor Books in the US. Soldier of Sidon is a 2006 fantasy novel by American writer Gene Wolfe . I write this as I order the sequel, Soldier of Arete. He throws ancient Greek names around like they are common knowledge. I can't say much about it that I didn't say about the last one, in that it is a wonderful meditation on memory, identity, politics and divinity in the ancient world, this time with more to say on grief and forgiveness. Gene Wolfe (1931-2019) was the Nebula Award-winning author of The Book of the New Sun tetralogy in the Solar Cycle, as well as the World Fantasy Award winners The Shadow of the Torturer and Soldier of Sidon.He was also a prolific writer of distinguished short fiction, which has been collected in such award-winning volumes as Storeys from the Old Hotel and The Best of Gene Wolfe. 3.5 stars rounded up because the prose is beguiling. %T Soldier of the Mist %Y Soldier of the Mist %A Wolfe, Gene %I Futura %D 1987 %O paperback %G ISBN 0708882250 %P xiv,335pp %T Soldier of Arete %Y Soldier of the Mist %A Wolfe, Gene %I Tom Doherty %D 1989 %O paperback %G ISBN 0812511557 %P x,354pp Another exceptional book by Wolfe, building on the prior Latro story. Tom Doherty Associates, Aug 15, 1989 - Fiction - 354 pages. EMBED (for wordpress.com hosted blogs and archive.org item tags) Want more? Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. 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