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Literature / An Exercise in Futility

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An Exercise in Futility is a 2010 book written by Steve Thomas.

The story follows the adventures of a young man named Ezekiel as he discovers a hidden talent that doesn't involve singlehandedly fighting off a far more experienced army.

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  • Aerith and Bob: Kalharians have made-up fantasy names like Kathelm and Meunig, while the Gurdur have Herbrew names such as Ethan and Joseph. One Gurdur tribe names women after virtues, such as Charity.


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