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By Robert E. Howard

ISBN-10: 1601250436

ISBN-13: 9781601250438

The author of Conan seems to be to the celebs in a single of fantasy's so much enduring technological know-how fable classics! Robert E. Howard's Almuric is a savage planet of crumbling stone ruins and debased, near-human population. Into this global comes Esau Cairn, Earthman, swordsman, assassin. in simple terms he can overthrow the poor devils that enslave Almuric, yet to take action he needs to first defeat the internal demons that pressured him to desert Earth. choked with vile beasts and exciting event within the culture of Edgar Rice Burroughs, Almuric is one in every of Howard's few novels, and a very good yarn from certainly one of America's such a lot specific literary voices.

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Working myself out from under that bulk was a herculean task, but eventually I accomplished it, and stood up, bruised and breathless, with the half-dried blood of the monster clotted in my hair and smearing my limbs. I was a grisly sight to look at, but I wasted no time on my appearance. My erstwhile steed was nowhere in evidence, and the circling trees limited my view of the sky. Selecting the tallest of these trees, I climbed it as swiftly as possible, and on the topmost branches, looked out over the forest.

Those cities are difficult to storm, and it is impossible to starve out the inhabitants, since they produce so much of their food supply within the walls, and in each city is an unfailing spring of pure water. The hunters frequently sought their prey in the hills which I had haunted, and which were reputed to contain more and varied forms of ferocious bestial life than any other section of the globe. The boldest hunters went in strong parties to the ills, and seldom roamed there more than a few days.

We were each naked except for a sort of leather loin-clout, which was more brace than garment. The rules of the match were simple, we were not to strike with our fists or open hands, knees or elbows, kick, bite or gouge. Outside of that, anything went. At the first impact of his hairy body against mine, I realized that Ghor was stronger than Logar. Without my best natural weapons—my fists—Ghor had the advantage. He was a hairy mountain of iron muscle, and he moved with the quickness of a huge cat.

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