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  • His father, who had trained him since he was old enough to stand with a stick in his hands, had been the swordmaster of Ivollaine half his life.

    THE RIVER KINGS’ ROAD

  • Jaime is a swordmaster beyond compare, Cersei is the queen of all the realm, and Tyrion knows more about dragons than a lot of people, and he's really cool albeit very tiny.

    Jamie Campbell Bower talks Thrones

  • The story of swordmaster Miyamoto Musashi is immensely interesting in its own right, as is the story of William Adams, and both of them have been dramatized before Musashi and Shogun being the best known versions.

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  • That same swordmaster might have also forged the Katana blades used by several of the immortals encountered in 'Highlander' and in its sequel, 'Highlander: The Raven'.

    A MISSING LINK QUICKIE

  • That involved training with swordmaster Richard Ryan but less conventional research like stringing up a pig carcass dressed in leather to see how slashes and stabs really affect a body.

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  • Eragon passes from a farm boy, to a highly skilled dragon rider, mage, swordmaster, knight, etc ... in just a couple of months.

    Reader reviews of Eragon by Christopher Paolini.

  • Monks had come to ask the swordmaster for his secrets, and left unenlightened, for the master turned all inquiries away.

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  • The swordmaster hurried forward to pick up Lord Henry's weapon and hand it to him with a bow.

    This Scepter'd Isle

  • You just don't make them quickly enough, probably because the swordmaster didn't think it wise to really thwack you the way Lord Denno thwacks me.

    This Scepter'd Isle

  • FitzRoy agreed eagerly and the swordmaster, as he had promised, taught him that trick and another, and tapped FitzRoy only lightly when he made a hit, but FitzRoy acknowledged each one punctiliously.

    This Scepter'd Isle

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