Abraham ​Lincoln, Vampire Hunter (Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter 1.) 3 csillagozás

Seth Grahame-Smith: Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter Seth Grahame-Smith: Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter

Indiana, ​1818. Moonlight falls through the dense woods that surround a one-room cabin, where a nine-year-old Abraham Lincoln kneels at his suffering mother's bedside. She's been stricken with something the old-timers call „Milk Sickness.”

„My baby boy…” she whispers before dying.

Only later will the grieving Abe learn that his mother's fatal affliction was actually the work of a vampire.

When the truth becomes known to young Lincoln, he writes in his journal, „henceforth my life shall be one of rigorous study and devotion. I shall become a master of mind and body. And this mastery shall have but one purpose…” Gifted with his legendary height, strength, and skill with an ax, Abe sets out on a path of vengeance that will lead him all the way to the White House.

While Abraham Lincoln is widely lauded for saving a Union and freeing millions of slaves, his valiant fight against the forces of the undead has remained in the shadows for hundreds of years.… (tovább)

Eredeti megjelenés éve: 2011

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448 oldal · ISBN: 9781455510184
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Warner Books, 2010
336 oldal · ISBN: 9780446563086

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Javíthatatlan

The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?

—Edgar Allan Poe

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Javíthatatlan

I cannot speak of the things I have seen, nor seek comfort for the pain I feel. If I did, this nation would descend into a deeper kind of madness, or think its president mad. The truth, I am afraid, must live as paper and ink. Hidden and forgotten until every man named here has passed to dust.

—Abraham Lincoln, in a journal entry
December 3rd, 1863


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