Rediscover the greatest hero of all time, in this official tie-in to the film, Conan the Barbarian.
Conan, the Cimmerian, black-haired, sullen-eyed, sword in hand, a thief, a reaver, a slayer. Discover how it all began...
Conan the Barbarian spawned a hundred imitators. Find out why with these tales from his early life. From the Tower of the Elephant to Beyond the Black River, follow Robert E Howard's greatest creation as he cuts a bloody swathe through the history of Hyborea.
Over 350 pages of epic action, personally selected by the makers of the new film and the greatest Robert E Howard scholars.
A hero of mythic proportion, fashioned by a storyteller who helped define what a modern fantasy should be.
About the Author
(1906-1936) Robert Erwin Howard was born and raised in rural Texas, where he lived all his life. The son of a pioneer physician, he began writing professionally at the age of fifteen. Howard killed himself in June 1936 when he learned that his beloved mother had fallen into a coma.
one hell of a blast and highly recommended GRAEME'S FANTASY BOOK REVIEW
Number Of Pages: 416
Published: 4th August 2011
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Dimensions (cm): 19.6 x 12.9 x 2.6
Weight (kg): 0.284
Edition Number: 1