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Game of Thrones: A Family History recounts the epic tales of three of the largest and most important houses in the series: the Targaryens, the Starks, and the Lannisters. Learn how the Targaryens originally took control of the Seven Kingdoms under their great King, Aegon the Conqueror, and how the Lannisters came to be masters of Casterly Rock. Chart the development of the Starks, first as kings in the North then as kingmakers under their popular lord, Eddard Stark.

A perfect gift for fans of the TV series as well as the book cycle, A Song of Ice and Fire, Game of Thrones: A Family History serves as both an introduction and accompaniment to the existing media. If you want to find out how the world of ice and fire came to be, this is the place to start.

©2014 Two Sovereigns Publishing (P)2016 Two Sovereigns Publishing

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The description lies

There is no new material in this book like the description states. If you have read the song of ice and fire series and knight of the seven kingdoms you've heard everything stated in this book (and in my opinion, with more structure and better pros.) Not worth 5 dollars in my opinion.

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inaccurate information

Mispronunciation of names and small details of inaccuracies on certain subjects. For example hereditary traits of certain families.

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Must Be a Fan

This is a great tool for a fan of the series. I never have seen the TV series, only ever read the books. still years later love the characters, hesitant to watch the HBO Series because I don't want to ruin the memories..

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Got family history volume 1

It's alright. Kind of review of all info already provided in other bit books. Good to listen to pass time

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Story is fun and cool with dragons and love hate death sweet and cool cool

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very informative, narrator is very good.

narrator is clear and pleasant to listen to. Book is a very good history of the primary families in the game of thrones. some spoilers but not enough to ruin the books. would recommend reading to anyone into the game of thrones.

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fabulous

great lore. my favorite part is the subtle wording that suggests to confirm a few theories.

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Good addition to cannon lore

I still have trouble with this narrators voice. but the story is true and good.

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The History of the Great Houses!

Wow, always wanted to know the history of the great families and rhe Seven Kingdoms and how the came about!

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Great Back Stories

Loved getting a better understanding of the families. I am glad I spent about $5.00 to purchase it. It was well worth it, but glad I did not waste my membership "credit". I'll save my credit for another Game of Thrones audio book which is usually over $20.00.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 09-29-18

not accurate

Boring to liste to. Too many inaccuracies. For the lore read a world of ice and fire.

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