Fire & blood: 300 Years Before A Game of Thrones (A Targaryen History)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(2)
4 star
 
(2)
3 star
 
(1)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * The thrilling history of the Targaryens comes to life in this masterly work by the author of A Song of Ice and Fire, the inspiration for HBO's Game of Thrones . Centuries before the events of A Game of Thrones, House Targaryen--the only family of dragonlords to survive the Doom of Valyria--took up residence on Dragonstone. Fire & Blood begins their tale with the legendary Aegon the Conqueror, creator of the Iron Throne, and goes on to recount the generations of Targaryens who fought to hold that iconic seat, all the way up to the civil war that nearly tore their dynasty apart. What really happened during the Dance of the Dragons? Why was it so deadly to visit Valyria after the Doom? What were Maegor the Cruel's worst crimes? What was it like in Westeros when dragons ruled the skies? These are but a few of the questions answered in this essential chronicle, as related by a learned maester of the Citadel and featuring more than eighty all-new black-and-white illustrations by artist Doug Wheatley. Readers have glimpsed small parts of this narrative in such volumes as The World of Ice & Fire, but now, for the first time, the full tapestry of Targaryen history is revealed. With all the scope and grandeur of Gibbon's The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Fire & Blood is the the first volume of the definitive two-part history of the Targaryens, giving readers a whole new appreciation for the dynamic, often bloody, and always fascinating history of Westeros.
Also in This Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 88cdf4ca-14bc-e2a0-a622-597232355527
Grouping Title fire blood 300 years before a game of thrones a targaryen history
Grouping Author martin george r r
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-10-22 17:34:09PM
Last Indexed 2019-10-22 17:33:59PM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Vance, Simon,
Wheatley, Doug,
author Martin, George R. R,
author2-role Findaway World, LLC.
Penguin Random House.
Playaway Digital Audio.
Random House Audio Publishing.
Vance, Simon,narrator.
Wheatley, Doug,illustrator.
author_display Martin, George R. R
available_at_catalog Bellevue
Bellevue Kids
Bordeaux
Donelson
East
Edgehill
Edmondson Pike
Edmondson Pike Kids
Goodlettsville
Green Hills
Green Hills Kids
Hadley Park
Hermitage
Hermitage Kids
Inglewood
Looby
Madison
Madison Kids
Main Kids
Main Library
North
Old Hickory
Pruitt
Richland Park
Southeast
Thompson Lane
Watkins Park
collection_catalog Audiobook
Fiction
detailed_location_catalog Bellevue - Adult Fiction
Bordeaux - Adult Audiobook
Bordeaux - Adult Fiction
Donelson - Adult Audiobook
Donelson - Adult Fiction
East - Adult Fiction
Edgehill - Adult Fiction
Edmondson Pike - Adult Audiobook
Edmondson Pike - Adult Fiction
Goodlettsville - Adult Audiobook
Goodlettsville - Adult Fiction
Green Hills - Adult Audiobook
Green Hills - Adult Fiction
Hadley Park - Adult Fiction
Hermitage - Adult Audiobook
Hermitage - Adult Fiction
Inglewood - Adult Fiction
Looby - Adult Fiction
Madison - Adult Fiction
Main Library - Adult Audiobook
Main Library - Adult Fiction
North - Adult Fiction
Old Hickory - Adult Fiction
Pruitt - Adult Fiction
Richland Park - Adult Audiobook
Richland Park - Adult Fiction
Southeast - Adult Audiobook
Southeast - Adult Fiction
Thompson Lane - Adult Fiction
Watkins Park - Adult Fiction
display_description The first volume of a definitive two-part history of the Targaryens in Westeros is set centuries before the events of "A Game of Thrones" and answers key questions about the dynasty's origins, conflicts and relationships with dragons.
format_catalog Book
CD audio book
Playaway
eAudiobook
eBook
format_category_catalog Audio Books
Books
eBook
id 88cdf4ca-14bc-e2a0-a622-597232355527
isbn 152479628
9781524796280
9781524796297
9781984838698
9781984838728
9781987147285
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
ils:CARL0000744438 35192051093452 Hermitage - Adult Audiobook CD AUDIO Fiction Martin 1 false false Checked Out HM
ils:CARL0000744438 35192051093437 Edmondson Pike - Adult Audiobook CD AUDIO Fiction Martin 1 false false In Transit EP
ils:CARL0000744438 35192051093478 Richland Park - Adult Audiobook CD AUDIO Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf RP
ils:CARL0000744438 35192051093445 Green Hills - Adult Audiobook CD AUDIO Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf GH
ils:CARL0000744438 35192051093460 Main Library - Adult Audiobook CD AUDIO Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf MN
ils:CARL0000744438 35192051093486 Southeast - Adult Audiobook CD AUDIO Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf SE
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054140 Donelson - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf DO
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054017 Richland Park - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf RP
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054249 Green Hills - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf GH
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054199 Edmondson Pike - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf EP
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053860 Bordeaux - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false Checked Out BX
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053886 East - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf EA
ils:CARL0000743653 QQ00335137 Hume-Fogg High Magnet - Teen Fiction F MAR 1 false false On Shelf 69450
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053977 Main Library - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf MN
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054314 Goodlettsville - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false Checked Out GO
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054348 Hermitage - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf HM
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054033 Thompson Lane - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf TL
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054090 Bellevue - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf BL
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053985 North - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf NO
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054470 Old Hickory - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf OH
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054264 Green Hills - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf GH
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054082 Bellevue - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false Checked Out BL
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054330 Hermitage - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf HM
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054496 Richland Park - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf RP
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054579 Thompson Lane - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf TL
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054157 East - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf EA
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054488 Old Hickory - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false Checked Out OH
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053852 Bellevue - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false Checked Out BL
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054512 Richland Park - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false Checked Out RP
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054454 Main Library - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf MN
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054009 Pruitt - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf PR
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053910 Green Hills - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf GH
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054322 Hermitage - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf HM
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053944 Hadley Park - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf HP
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054108 Bellevue - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false Checked Out BL
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054553 Southeast - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf SE
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054041 Watkins Park - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf WP
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053969 Looby - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf LO
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053894 Edgehill - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf EH
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054256 Green Hills - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Hold Shelf GH
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054371 Inglewood - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf IN
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054272 Green Hills - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf GH
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054124 Bordeaux - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf BX
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054223 Edmondson Pike - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf EP
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054355 Hermitage - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf HM
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054074 Bellevue - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf BL
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054306 Goodlettsville - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf GO
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054405 Madison - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf MA
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053951 Inglewood - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false Checked Out IN
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054413 Madison - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false Checked Out MA
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054397 Madison - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf MA
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054215 Edmondson Pike - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf EP
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054231 Green Hills - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false Checked Out GH
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053936 Hermitage - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false Checked Out HM
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054389 Madison - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf MA
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054520 Southeast - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf SE
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054165 East - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false Checked Out EA
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054116 Bordeaux - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf BX
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054504 Richland Park - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf RP
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054280 Green Hills - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf GH
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054298 Goodlettsville - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf GO
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053878 Donelson - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf DO
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054066 Bellevue - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false Checked Out BL
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054561 Thompson Lane - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf TL
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054363 Inglewood - Adult Fiction Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf IN
overdrive:a93d24e3-44d0-4483-b7a9-de666763b095 -1 Online OverDrive Collection Online OverDrive eBook eBook 13 false true OverDrive Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read Available Online
overdrive:eb9fd7f2-89ee-4a30-976d-c7481ff8153b -1 Online OverDrive Collection Online OverDrive eAudiobook Audio Books 12 false true OverDrive OverDrive MP3 Audiobook, OverDrive Listen Checked Out
ils:CARL0000745104 35192093022758 Goodlettsville - Adult Audiobook Playaway Fiction Martin 1 false false Checked Out GO
ils:CARL0000745104 35192093022733 Bordeaux - Adult Audiobook Playaway Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf BX
ils:CARL0000745104 35192093022766 Main Library - Adult Audiobook Playaway Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf MN
ils:CARL0000745104 35192093022741 Donelson - Adult Audiobook Playaway Fiction Martin 1 false false On Shelf DO
itype_catalog
Book
CD audio book
Playaway
last_indexed 2019-10-22T22:33:59.68Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog CD AUDIO Fiction Martin
Fiction Martin
Playaway Fiction Martin
local_time_since_added_catalog Year
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Bellevue
Bellevue Kids
Bordeaux
Donelson
East
Edgehill
Edmondson Pike
Edmondson Pike Kids
Goodlettsville
Green Hills
Green Hills Kids
Hadley Park
Hermitage
Hermitage Kids
Inglewood
Looby
Madison
Madison Kids
Main Kids
Main Library
North
Old Hickory
Pruitt
Richland Park
Southeast
Thompson Lane
Watkins Park
primary_isbn 9781524796280
publishDate 2018
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
ils:CARL0000744438 CD audio book Audio Books Unabridged. English Random House Audio, [2018] 21 audio discs (approximately 26 hr., 30 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
ils:CARL0000743653 Book Books First edition. English Bantam Books, [2018] 706 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
overdrive:a93d24e3-44d0-4483-b7a9-de666763b095 eBook eBook English Random House Publishing Group 2018
overdrive:eb9fd7f2-89ee-4a30-976d-c7481ff8153b eAudiobook Audio Books English Books on Tape 2018
ils:CARL0000745104 Playaway Audio Books Unabridged. English Findaway World, LLC, [2018] 1 audio media player (approximately 26 hr., 30 min.) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:CARL0000744438 35192051093452 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000744438 35192051093437 In Transit In Transit false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000744438 35192051093478 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000744438 35192051093445 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000744438 35192051093460 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000744438 35192051093486 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054140 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054017 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054249 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054199 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053860 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053886 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053977 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054314 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054348 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054033 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054090 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053985 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054470 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054264 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054082 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054330 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054496 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054579 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054157 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054488 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053852 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054512 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054454 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054009 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053910 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054322 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053944 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054108 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054553 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054041 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053969 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053894 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054256 Checked Out On Hold Shelf false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054371 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054272 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054124 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054223 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054355 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054074 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054306 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054405 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053951 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054413 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054397 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054215 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054231 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053936 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054389 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054520 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054165 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054116 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054504 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054280 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054298 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051053878 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054066 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054561 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000743653 35192051054363 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
overdrive:a93d24e3-44d0-4483-b7a9-de666763b095 -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
overdrive:eb9fd7f2-89ee-4a30-976d-c7481ff8153b -1 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000745104 35192093022758 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000745104 35192093022733 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000745104 35192093022766 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000745104 35192093022741 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
series Song of ice and fire
series_with_volume Song of ice and fire|
subject_facet Audiobooks
Dragons -- Fiction
Epic fiction
Fantasy fiction
Good and evil -- Fiction
Imaginary places -- Fiction
Imaginary wars and battles -- Fiction
Kings and rulers -- Fiction
Magic -- Fiction
Monarchy -- Fiction
Royal houses -- Fiction
Seven kingdoms (Imaginary place) -- Fiction
Westeros (Imaginary place) -- Fiction
title_display Fire & blood
title_full Fire & Blood 300 Years Before A Game of Thrones (A Targaryen History)
Fire & blood / George R. R. Martin
Fire & blood / George R.R. Martin
title_short Fire & blood
title_sub 300 Years Before A Game of Thrones (A Targaryen History)
topic_facet Dragons
Fantasy
Fiction
Good and evil
Imaginary places
Imaginary wars and battles
Kings and rulers
Magic
Monarchy
Royal houses
Seven kingdoms (Imaginary place)
Thriller
Westeros (Imaginary place)