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The Phoenix on the Sword By Robert Ervin Howard
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The Phoenix on the Sword" begins with a middle-aged Conan of Cimmeria attempting to govern the turbulent kingdom of Aquilonia. Conan has recently seized the bloody crown of Aquilonia from King... More > Numedides whom he strangled upon his throne; however, things have not gone well, as Conan is more suited to swinging a broadsword than to signing official documents with a stylus. The people of Aquilonia, who originally welcomed Conan as their liberator from Numedides' tyranny, have gradually turned against him due to his foreign Cimmerian blood. They have built a statue to Numedides' memory in the temple of Mitra, and people burn incense before it, hailing it as the holy effigy of a saintly monarch who was done to death by a red-handed barbarian.< Less
Swords of Karma By V.R. Bacot-Davis
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Jeri, a powerful yet emotionally orphaned Immortal, aspires to find love and belonging never offered by her parents. When Jeri’s half-brother is murdered, Jeri blames their manipulative father,... More > Veles. Jeri renounces Veles and apprentices herself to the Immortals of fate. Eventually, overwhelmed by death and the corrupt nature in every being, Jeri decides to destroy all life in the multiverse, disintegrating any Immortal who dares rebel against her. Only an unusual human named Daiden seems to have the power to stop her. Will he, or will he join her in the same conclusion? An addictive, dark, and dystopian fantasy, Swords of Karma is a captivating, gritty debut that reveals the grotesque beauty in all our true natures.< Less
Swords of Karma By V.R. Bacot-Davis
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Jeri, a powerful yet emotionally orphaned Immortal, aspires to find love and belonging never offered by her parents. When Jeri’s half-brother is murdered, Jeri blames their manipulative father,... More > Veles. Jeri renounces Veles and apprentices herself to the Immortals of fate. Eventually, overwhelmed by death and the corrupt nature in every being, Jeri decides to destroy all life in the multiverse, disintegrating any Immortal who dares rebel against her. Only an unusual human named Daiden seems to have the power to stop her. Will he, or will he join her in the same conclusion? An addictive, dark, and dystopian fantasy, Swords of Karma is a captivating, gritty debut that reveals the grotesque beauty in all our true natures.< Less
The Shadow of the Sword By ROBERT BUCHANAN
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ROBERT BUCHANAN The Shadow of the Sword Robert Buchanan, poet, novelist, and playwright, was born on Aug. 18, 1841, at Caverswall, Staffordshire, England, the son of a poor journeyman tailor from... More > Ayrshire, in Scotland, who wrote poetry, and wandered about the country preaching socialism of the Owen type, afterwards editing a Glasgow journal. Owing, perhaps, in part to his very unconventional training, Robert Buchanan entered on life with a strange freshness of vision. Nothing in ordinary human life seemed common or mean to him, and this sense of wonder, combined with a power of judgment much steadier than his father's, made him a poet of considerable genius. "Undertones," published in 1863, and "Idylls and Legends of Inverburn," which appeared two years later, made him famous. The same qualities which he displayed in his poetry Buchanan exhibited in his earliest and best novels.< Less
Sword of Allah By Dave Browne
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July 2014: The renewed Korean War rages in the East, and conflict is flaring in SE Asia between Indonesia and Australia. US President, Calvin Benson, struggles to contain the burgeoning conflicts in... More > the Pacific Basin, unaware that another's hand is orchestrating these woes from afar. As US Forces are drawn deeper into the Asian quagmire Mahmoud, de-facto ruler of the vast Islamic Arab Republic, sets in motion a plan that will lead to a titanic clash of arms between his nation and the West. A plan code-named...Operation "Sword of Allah". This is warfare at its most human level...the lives and experiences of ordinary individuals played out against the backdrop of world events that they have little, or no, control over. While the political titans play their games, real people's lives are changed....irrevocably.< Less
With Fire and Sword By Henryk Sienkiewicz
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With Fire and Sword is a historical novel published in 1884. It is the first volume of a series known to Poles as the Trilogy, followed by The Deluge and Fire in the Steppe. The novel has been... More > adapted as a film several times, most recently in 1999. The novel is set in the 17th century in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth during the Khmelnytsky Uprising. It was initially serialized in several Polish newspapers, chapters appearing in weekly instalments. It gained enormous popularity in Poland, and by the turn of the 20th century had become one of the most popular Polish books ever. It became obligatory reading in Polish schools, and has been translated into English and most European languages. The series was a vehicle for expressing Polish patriotism in a Poland partitioned and deprived of independence, while avoiding censorship by having a historical background concerning wars with past enemies other than the countries ruling parts of Poland at the time of writing.< Less
The Phoenix On the Sword By Robert E. Howard
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"KNOW, oh prince, that between the years when the oceans drank Atlantis and the gleaming cities, and the years of the rise of the Sons of Aryas, there was an Age undreamed of, when shining... More > kingdoms lay spread across the world like blue mantles beneath the stars—Nemedia, Ophir, Brythunia, Hyperborea, Zamora with its dark-haired women and towers of spider-haunted mystery, Zingara with its chivalry, Koth that bordered on the pastoral lands of Shem, Stygia with its shadow-guarded tombs, Hyrkania whose riders wore steel and silk and gold. But the proudest kingdom of the world was Aquilonia, reigning supreme in the dreaming west. Hither came Conan, the Cimmerian, black-haired, sullen- eyed,sword in hand, a thief, a reaver, a slayer, with gigantic melancholies and gigantic mirth, to tread the jeweled thrones of the Earth under his sandalled feet."—The Nemedian Chronicles< Less
Crossed Swords By Mrs. Clement Alloway
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Historical novel about the American Revolutionary war. Historical novel set during the 1775 attack on Quebec by American forces. Richard Montgomery and Benedict Arnold led the American forces who... More > were successfully repulsed by the British garrison under the command of Guy Carleton. This tale of love and valor is woven around an episode of international history, the fifth siege of Quebec by the Continental troops, under General Richard Montgomery, during the war of the American Revolution. No event chronicled in the annals of the Republic or of the Dominion surpasses it in romantic interest and picturesqueness of detail; and for daring, courage and endurance of hardship, few adventures equal that midwinter attack on what was then an impregnable stronghold.< Less
Sword of Allah By James Marinero
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In February 2016 North Korea successfully tested an H bomb - the backdrop to frantic diplomatic activity and a multi-threaded tale of suspense. Outrageous demands by a visionary terrorist become... More > public and throw the UN into panic. Ex-Royal Marine Steve Baldwin has been up against an old enemy, Maruška Pavkovic in Malta, but new priorities resulting from the British Government’s dark objectives move him to North Africa where political instability is the norm and terrorists rule. Baldwin is in the thick of it in more ways than one with Ellie Williams, a senior British agent, as they try to prevent disaster. Events overtake him and he is caught in a powerful intrigue too strong for him to fight against. Is he a hero or just a victim? With thousands of lives at stake the UK Prime Minister is bent on secretly acquiring the technology - an outrageous gamble with the lives of her soldiers and the diplomatic reputation of the UK. Can Baldwin save the day – and the Prime Minister’s reputation?< Less
Sacred Sword By Dylan Armstrong
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An 18-year-old boy named Devlin has his world turned upside down as he celebrates his 18th birthday with his family. His three siblings are kidnapped, he is abducted by an unlikely ally and his true... More > power is awakening inside of him. The mystery of Lux, the brilliant snow-white blade that once before helped save the world from catastrophe has become active once again. What challenges will Devlin overcome as he desperately fights to reunite with his family? Also, can he stop the looming threat that could destroy his entire country?< Less

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