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  • ISBN: 9780060548926
  • ISBN: 0060548924
  • ISBN: 9780060548926 (hc)
  • ISBN: 9780060859725 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xviii, 312 p. : ill ; 25 cm.
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  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : William Morrow, c2008.

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General Note: "William Morrow."
Formatted Contents Note: Significant families of Oz -- A brief outline of the throne ministers of Oz -- Deposition of an oracle -- The nursery in the forest -- No good old days to speak of -- A coward for his country -- A question of influence -- The past approaches -- The shroud of Cowardly Lion.
Summary, etc.: "In the much-anticipated third volume of the Wicked Years, we return to Oz, seen now through the eyes of the Cowardly Lion. While civil war looms in Oz, a tetchy oracle named Yackle prepares for death. Before her final hour, a figure known as Brrr -- the Cowardly Lion -- arrives searching for information about Elphaba Thropp, the Wicked Witch of the West. Abandoned as a cub, his path from infancy is no Yellow Brick Road. In the wake of laws that oppress talking Animals, he avoids a jail sentence by agreeing to serve as a lackey to the warmongering Emperor of Oz. A Lion Among Men chronicles a battle of wits hastened by the Emerald City's approaching armies. Can those tarnished by infamy escape their sobriquets to claim their own histories, to live honorably within their own skins before they're skinned alive?"--Publisher.
Subject: Oz (Imaginary place) -- Fiction
Imaginary wars and battles -- Fiction
Lion -- Fiction
Witches -- Fiction
Cowardly Lion (Fictitious character : Maguire) -- Fiction
Wicked Witch of the West (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
Oz (Imaginary place) -- Fiction
Genre: Fantasy fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Occult fiction.
General
Fantasy.
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