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Oath of the Renunciates

the shattered chain, Thendara House

by Marion Zimmer Bradley

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Published by N. Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesShattered chain., Thendara House.
StatementMarion Zimmer Bradley
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3552.R243 O28 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination593 p. ;
Number of Pages593
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24370743M
OCLC/WorldCa22583596

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Oath of the Renunciates contains the 2 novels, The Shattered Chain and Thendara House. I found both to be enjoyable novels. The Shattered Chain, however, is much shorter and in /5. Oath of the Renunciates Unknown Binding by Marion Zimmer Bradley (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings5/5(2).

Oath of the Renunciates (The Shattered Chain / Thendara House) Hardcover – January 1, by Marion Zimmer Bradley (Author)5/5(2). Oath of the Renunciates. Oath of the Renunciates is an omnibus edition of The Shattered Chain and Thendara House, and was published in by the Science Fiction Book Club (Nelson Doubleday).

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted. OATH OF THE RENUNCIATES. Garden City: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., []. Octavo, boards. First combined edition.

First printing with code "N49" on page Collects THE SHATTERED CHAIN () and THENDARA HOUSE (), two Darkover novels. First hardcover edition of second title. Issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. A fine copy in fine dust.

Oath of the Renunciates the shattered chain, Thendara House Book Club ed. by Marion Zimmer Bradley. Published by N. Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y. Written in EnglishPages:   In the three novels which comprise THE SAGA OF THE RENUNCIATES, Marion Zimmer Bradley tells the masterful tale of two valiant women who face and try to break the invisible chains of custom, convention, habit and expectation with which society binds women, and women bind themselves.

Magdalen Lorne is a Terran woman born and reared on : DAW. In the three novels which comprise THE SAGA OF THE RENUNCIATES, Marion Zimmer Bradley tells the masterful tale of two valiant women who face and try to break the invisible chains of custom, convention, habit and expectation with which society binds women, and women bind themselves.

Magdalen Lorne is a Terran woman born and reared on Darkover. The Guild of Oath-Bound Renunciates, called Free Amazons and com’hi letzii in earlier books, were women who had opted out of Darkover’s traditional gender-based roles, including marriage, obligations to clan, and the expectation of male : Marion Zimmer Bradley.

Releases. The Oath was originally released in as a paperback novel with cover artwork depicting Hyde Hall and the eyes of the dragon. Later, two different types of artwork were used in the paperback re-releases of The Oath.

The first was a picture of a forest as per the setting of the initial death. Oath of the Renunciates. [Marion Zimmer Bradley] Home.

WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for "Book Club edition"--Front flap of book jacket. Edition statement from dust jacket. Science Fiction Book Club number on back cover of book. Oath of the Renunciates: the shattered chain, Thendara House.

[Marion Zimmer Bradley] -- Terran agent Magdelan Lorne disguises herself as an Amazon when she undertakes a dangerous mission to rescue her former husband. In the three novels which comprise THE SAGA OF THE RENUNCIATES, Marion Zimmer Bradley tells the masterful tale of two valiant women who face and try to break the invisible chains of custom, convention, habit and expectation with which society binds women, and women bind themselves.

Magdalen Lorne is a Terran woman born and reared on Darkover/5. •Oath of the Renunciates (Shattered Chain and Thendra House) by Marion Zimmer Bradley.

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By the end of that novel, she decided to honor that Oath and came to believe in it.5/5(5). The Oath: The Obama White House and the Supreme Court Summary & Study Guide Jeffrey Toobin This Study Guide consists of approximately 28 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Oath: The Obama White House and the Supreme Court.

The oath of the Free Amazons (aka the Comhi Let'zis/the Sisterhood of Freed Women) is taken by every woman who joins the Guild.

The woman administering the oath becomes the oath-mother of the postulant; the witnesses, her oath-sisters. The tradition of using a book during the oath of office is borrowed from the courts, which explains in part why the Bible is the most frequently chosen text.

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The Mother Quest Paxson, Diana L.4/5. As Charles Dickens died before finishing the book, the ending is intriguingly ambiguous. In his Introduction, Matthew Pearl illuminates the year-long quest to unravel The Mystery of Edwin Drood and lends new insight into the novel, the literary milieu of.

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The sequels are Thendara House (, ) and City of Sorcery (). The Shattered Chain has also been published in one volume with Thendara House, entitled Oath of the Renunciates (Doubleday, ).

Bradley has written twenty-two novels set in the alternate world of Darkover/5(3). The Saga of the Renunciates (Darkover Book 3) Kindle Edition she must swear the Oath of the Free Amazons, relinquish her former life, and become a Renunciate in reality.

Jaelle has been raised in the harsh patriarchal environment of the Dry Towns/5(48). the (Annotated) Oath of the Renunciates; a little bit snarky (sometimes) → thendara house, book one, chapter one. Posted on 6 April by Mari.

Things I promised I’d do four months ago: start this review. Thendara House () by Marion Zimmer Bradley — and. According to this note right here in the beginning, also a woman called. I met them as a Science Fiction Bookclub Edition — The Oath of the Renunciates —which included The Shattered Chain and Thendara House.

I was fascinated with the Amazons — strong female characters, flawed to be sure and thus human, struggling to live with the invasions (of technology or of magic or both), forming a utopian female society in the midst of patriarchy.

Oath of the Renunciates: N39 First edition thus; Known reprint code: "N49" December Philip Jose Farmer: Gods of Riverworld: N49 December Joy Chant: The High Kings: Alternate selection. This is the trade edition discounted for club members. December David Bischoff: Wargames: Alternate selection.

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Free. Marion Zimmer Bradley wrote the series as a loose chronology, and she thought the early books could be read in any order. This isn’t true of some of the later ones that form series arcs. She recommended reading in publication order rather than chr.

Marion Zimmer Bradley, talented author of THE MISTS OF AVALON, spent many years resolving the theme of this book --and THENDARA HOUSE is a novel of future speculation which has become a classic masterwork on the role of women on any world, past, present and future.

The Renunciates are also known as the "Free Amazons" and the first book in the trilogy, The Shattered Chain also deals with Jaelle and Magda and makes an excellent entry into the series. Indeed, it's the book I started with on the recommendation of a friend, and the book that hooked me on the series/5(7).

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Clute and Nicholls () describes these as "marginally linked" to DarkoverRecontact: Rediscovery, The Shattered Chain, The. The Saga of the Renunciates by Marion Zimmer Bradley.

Cover art by Romas. Published by DAW Books. Reviewed by Leigh Kimmel. By her own admission, Marion Zimmer Bradley created the Free Amazons solely for plot purposes. At the time she was a brand new author who had no plans to publish any sort of series. Charles Dickens was born on February 7,in Landport, Portsea, England.

He died in Kent on June 9, The second of eight children of a family continually plagued by debt, the young Dickens came to know not only hunger and privation,but also the horror of Book Edition: 1st Edition-3Rd Printing. But when she herself is captured by a band of real Renunciates, she discovers they have a harsh punishment for any pretenders: she must swear the Oath of the Free Amazons, relinquish her former life, and become a Renunciate in reality.

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The second book is a crossing of lives: Madga lives in the Renunciates Guild house and Jaelle lives with the Terrans. The last book is a very long travel took Nevarsin, /5(45). Oath of the Renunciates – Marion Zimmer Bradley The Name of the Wind – Patrick Rothfuss From: Samantha Boardman, UAA/ APU Consortium Library.

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Walter and Jaida n'ha Sandra each present a version of the oath - Breen's analysis of *the* oath, Jaida's a version tailored to 20th century society. Elinda's love of technology drew her into the Renunciates, and from thence to study Terran engineering.

Upon seeing 4/5(2).