Fire & blood /

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 and Blood begins their tale with the legendary Aegon the Conqueror, creator of the Iron Throne, and goes on to recount the generati...

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Main Author: Martin, George R. R.,
Other Authors: Wheatley, Doug,
Format: Book
Published: New York : Bantam Books, [2018]
Physical Description: 706 pages : illustrations, geneological table ; 25 cm.
Edition: First edition.
Series: Martin, George R. R. Song of ice and fire. History of House Targaryen ; 01.
Table of Contents:
  • Aegon's conquest
  • Reign of the dragon: the wars of King Aegon I
  • Three heads had the dragon: governance under King Aegon I
  • The sons of the dragon
  • Prince into king: the ascension of Jaehaerys I
  • The year of the three brides: 49 AC
  • A surfeit of rulers
  • A time of testing: the realm remade
  • Birth, death, and betrayal under King Jaehaerys I
  • Jaehaerys and Alysanne: their triumphs and tragedies
  • The long reign: Jaehaerys and Alysanne: policy, progeny, and pain
  • Heirs of the dragon: a question of succession
  • The dying of the dragons: the blacks and the greens
  • The dying of the dragons: a son for a son
  • The dying of the dragons: the red dragon and the gold
  • The dying of the dragons: Rhaenyra triumphant
  • The dying of the dragons: Rhaenyra overthrown
  • The dying of the dragons: the short, sad reign of Aegon II
  • Aftermath: the hour of the wolf
  • Under the regents: the hooded hand
  • Under the regents: war and peace and cattle shows
  • Under the regents: the voyage of Alyn Oakenfist
  • The Lysene spring and the end of regency
  • Lineages and family tree.