The Dog and the Wolf (The King of Ys #4) - Poul Anderson, Karen Anderson

Ys has fallen, murdered by her god in an act of senile vengeance. Now Gratillonius, once King of Ys, must strive to save a remnant of his people from utter destruction – then use them to rescue civilization itself, as the light that once was Rome flickers out and barbarian night descends upon the world. In the process, he will give rise to a legend that will ring down the corridors of time...

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Release date: 1988
Genres: fantasyhistorical fantasy
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Updated: October 01, 2017

The King of Ys :: Series

The King of Ys is a historical fantasy – it is set in our world just before the fall of the Roman Empire and it mixes in the legend of the mythical city of Ys which was built below sea level on the coast of Brittany. Many of the characters in The King of Ys (Roman emperors, Christian saints, etc) are based on legendary and real historical figures.

Roma Mater (The King of Ys #1)
Gallicenae (The King of Ys #2)
Dahut (The King of Ys #3)
The Dog and the Wolf (The King of Ys #4)
The King of Ys