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William Shakespeare's The Empire Striketh Back

by Ian Doescher

Hardcover, 172 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $14.95 |

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This book reimagines the classic saga of a brooding young hero, a power-mad emperor and their jesting droids as they match wits, struggle for power and soliloquize in elegant iambic pentameter.