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Conan The Swordsman

Conan

L. Sprague de Camp, Lin Carter & Björn Nyberg

Tor Books

Imagine a world of gods and demons, where men are warriors, women are beautiful, life is a fantastic adventure, and the fate of kingdoms balances on the bloody blade of a fabulous hero: Conan of the iron thews, the blue-eyed barbarian giant who towers above the savage Hyborian world.

This is the work that relaunched Conan in both the 1970s and 80s, back in print after more than a decade.

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The People Of The Summit
 
After a year or two of felonious life as a thief in Zamora, Corinthia, and Nemedia, Conan, who has just about turned twenty, undertakes to earn a more or less honest living as a mercenary soldier serving King Yildiz of Turan. Following the events of the story "The City of Skulls," the mighty Cimmerian, as a reward for his services to the king's daughter Zosara, is given a noncommissioned rank corresponding to that of sergeant. In this capacity he goes to the Khozgari Hills as part of the military escort of an emissary sent by the king to the restless tribesmen
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"The enduring popularity of Conan is undeniable."--Kirkus Reviews

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • L. Sprague de Camp, Lin Carter & Björn Nyberg

  • L. Sprague de Camp, a SFWA Grand Master and winner of the World Fantasy Award for Life Achievement, wrote the definitive biography of Conan's creator, Robert E. Howard. De Camp died in 2000.

    Lin Carter was the key figure behind the popular Ballantine Adult Fantasy Series of the 1970s. He died in 1988.

    Björn Nyberg first began collaborating with de Camp on Conan works in the 1950s. He lives in France.
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    L. Sprague de Camp, Lin Carter & Björn Nyberg

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