The Anubis Gates by Tim Powers

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Ace Books is proud to present this classic novel of time travel in a beautiful new trade edition. It took the fantasy world by storm a decade ago, and now fans can savor this Philip K. Dick Award-winner for the first time all over again. Only the dazzling imagination of Tim Powers could have assembled such an insane cast of characters: an ancient Egyptian sorcerer, a modern millionaire, a body-switching werewolf, a hideously deformed clown, a young woman disguised as a boy, a brainwashed Lord Byron, and finally, our hero, Professor Brendan Doyle.

About Tim Powers

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Tim Powers is the author of numerous novels including Last Call, Declare, Three Days to Never, and On Stranger Tides, the inspiration for the blockbuster film Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, starring Johnny Depp and Penelope Cruz. Powers lives in San Bernardino, California.
Published January 1, 1997 by Ace. 389 pages
Genres: History, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Action & Adventure, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Apart from the fact that it links to the modern world – one of my favourite touches in fantasy, and the first book in this series to do so – who could fail to love a book that sees a brainwashed Byron attempting to foment unrest amongst "the common labourers"?.

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The Ranting Dragon

I also like Frank Watson’s “Chateau Noir” — steampunk before steampunk was called steampunk.

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