The Brazen Gambit(1994)
(The first book in the Dark Sun : Chronicles of Athas series)
A novel by Lynn Abbey
After finding himself the odd man out in a palace conspiracy, a templar exiles himself from the court and joins forces with an outlaw band of clerics that may be tied to the corrupt Veiled Alliance.
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Used availability for Lynn Abbey's The Brazen Gambit
September 1994 : UK Paperback
July 1994 : USA Mass Market Paperback