In a Gothic galaxy, an ancient race discovers a lost device able to
    create souls and comes in conflict with those sent to reclaim it.

    Suppose you had to fight a war in a place you could not go. So you
    sent warriors protected in specially made armor to do the fighting for
    you.

    For thousands of years you sent them in your name. For thousands
    of years they fought and died only to be resurrected and returned,
    again and again, engaged in an eternal war, waged by immortal
    warriors.

    Now suppose the device to grant them infinite life has been stolen by
    your enemy who now has the power to existence-erase your warriors  
    forever.

    A science fiction horror story set in the Sixth Millennium, the first book
    of the apocrypha trilogy is told in a tense Gothic style immersed in
    Anglican and Norse myth and lore. Chronicling the quest for the lost
    ark of souls, Odyssey into Oblivion takes you into an alien civilization
    on the verge of redemption and resurrection. A culture very similar to
    our own and every bit as terrifying.

    What thing so vile, Good and Evil have joined forces against it?





    Author's Note:

    This novel is not for the faint of heart. It contains graphic, gruesome and grotesque
    depictions of violence. It is through such physical suffering that the spirit is forged and
    the soul purged of impurity. The more painful the experience, the more important the
    lesson. And the greatest lesson to learn in the conflict between Good and Evil is to
    discern between Good and Evil.

    In war, it is wise know your enemy. But when the greatest threat lies beyond death, only
    those who truly know themselves shall be saved.

                              "From the hottest fires come the purist ashes."


    The DARK CRUSADE TRILOGY introduces the nine races of the Known Realm and
    acts as the preamble for the CHRONICLES OF THE DARK CRUSADE and the WARS
    OF THE LORD serial novels. The Chronicles are divided into LEGENDS, which tell of
    the adventures of some of the more notable characters found in the trilogy; and
    LEGIONS recounts the missions of the various races in their quest for the Codelax. The
    Wars of the Lord tells of the Seraphim insurrection and the Apostles and Apostates that
    emerge from the Fall.
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