Iron Council is the third novel set in Bas-Lag, China Miéville's created world. It is Miéville's fourth novel, and was first published in 2004 by Macmillan.

Plot summaryEdit

Part One: TrappingsEdit

Part Two: ReturnsEdit

Part Three: Wine LandEdit

Anamnesis: The Perpetual TrainEdit

NB: "Anamnesis" means "the ability to recall past events; recollection".

Part Four: The HaintingEdit

Part Five: RetreadEdit

Part Six: The Caucus RaceEdit

Part Seven: StainEdit

Part Eight: The RemakingEdit

Part Nine: Sound And LightEdit

Part Ten: The MonumentEdit



2005 - Hugo Award for Best Novel
2005 - World Fantasy Award for Best Novel
2005 - Arthur C. Clarke Award


  • German - Der Eiserne Rat
  • Français - Le Concile de Fer

See AlsoEdit

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