Written by noted science-fiction novelist C.S. Friedman, The Erciyes Fragments is a version of the Book of Nod that has never been seen before by mortal eyes. The Erciyes Fragments has ratings and 4 reviews. Matthew said: A fascinating perspective of the origin of the kindred, and the multiple layers of sto. This is a soucebook for White Wolf’s roleplaying game, Vampire: the Masquerade . The Erciyes Fragments is the Book of Nod from Caine’s point.
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Want to Read saving…. Paperbackpages. The in-world explanation is that the text is kept at the “Monastery of Shadows,” somewhere in the north in a narrow valley so the area is in shadows most of the time. The Erciyes Fragments also lays out support for the various secret Antediluvian conspiracy theories, since it has six members of the Second Generation and doesn’t mention Irad and states that before the Erciyex and Caine’s erxiyes, Generation as a concept didn’t exist.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. They’re obviously linked to the rise of the Camarilla, the Cathayan Great Leap Outward, and the Time of Thin Bloodwithout much room for interpretation. The early sections are written from Caine’s perspective in first person and have a heavy focus on blood, as you might expect for vampires. Peter rated it really liked it Feb 18, Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
Thom Langan rated it really liked it Mar 06, She has also been credited Celia S. Friedman, The Erciyes Fragments is a version of the Book of Nod that has never been seen before by mortal eyes. Preview — The Erciyes Fragments by C. Consider the multiple geneologies of Jesus as one example. Refresh and try again. Carlton rated it liked it Dec 16, Friedman is a science fiction and fantasy author.
A ghoul of the Giovanni travels there, copies the manuscript and mails it back to Augustus Giovanni, and then dies under mysterious and spooky circumstances.
The Erciyes Fragments by C.S. Friedman
The Erciyes Fragments Vampire: Who has led him to ercies place? Not to be left out are the clever idea to add commentary in the margins by previous elders, really added a nice touch. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The Bible has no explanation for why G-d accepted Abel’s sacrifice and rejected Cain’s.
What has he uncovered? One of the commentors is a Ventrue, one is a Malkavian, one is a Ventrue, one is from the 11th century, one is Roman-era, and some of them don’t leave enough clues to determine anything about them. Myssi rated it really liked it Feb 19, Revealed fragnents for the first time are the prophecies of Nod and of Gehenna!
Aug 11, Matthew Gill rated it it was amazing. Mark Duffield rated it really liked it Jan 06, While the Book of Nod laid out the foundational myths of vampire society and Revelations of the Dark Mother provides a counterpoint, The Erciyes Fragments is more of an expansion on the original Book of Nod than a new account of vampiric prehistory. I did like erciyees bit where a Roman-era commentator speculated that the 10th Generation is surely the final limit beyond which the blood of Caine grows too thin to continue, though.
The Erciyes Fragments (Vampire: The Dark Ages) by C S Friedman
Matthew Kowalski rated it liked it Jun 26, Thanks for telling us about the problem. While I found the text interesting, the notes in the margins became quite distracting.
The most sage of vampiric scholars provide their commentary for your enlightenment. I also really liked the subtle differences in the angels’ curses on Caine.
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The Erciyes Fragments
All vampires were of equal power, so any survivor of the Flood would be an Antediluvian in modern terms. Erciges Valletta rated it it was ok Feb 01, Paolo rated it really liked it Mar 31, Mar 01, Mitchel rated it liked it. I think White Wolf should have done more with this, especially in the Americans and Africa, rather than having the vampires there claim different originals but all obviously be bloodlines of existing Clans, but oh well.
The actual fragments are very similar to The Book of Nodbut different in a few key points.
See My Book of Nod review for a review of this one. Tyler Neal rated it really liked it Sep 18, And then Raphael’s curse of division and strife comes into effect, and you can see fragmenta Caine wasn’t quite as cursed with awesome as he initially seemed to be.
Written by noted science-fiction novelist C.
Except for the Salubri, who are the only uncursed Clan. Ronnie Webb rated it it was amazing Sep 12, Elysse rated it liked it Jun 28, Other books in the series.