Year of publication: 2010
Sequence of author: Chronicles of counter-earth(№29)
Swordsmen of Gor
Epic science fiction
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SWORDSMEN OF GOR (Volume twenty-nine in the Chronicles of Counter-Earth) by John Norman Chapter One WHAT OCCURRED AT THE EDGE OF THE FOREST “I had not dreamed it so,” she said. “How could it be so beautiful?” She stood on the beach, Thassa, calm, the sea, before her, the forest behind her. We watched the ship of Peisistratus ascending, almost vertically, and then vanishing, far off, a sparkle, in the bright, blue sky. “You had seen only Earth,” I said, recalling that distant, desecrated, half-ruined world from my past, “and the Steel World, once ruled by Agamemnon.” The name ‘Agamemnon’ was not the actual name of he who was once a Steel-World master, but it was chosen, it seems, for obscure associations. In any event, the actual name, being in Kur, could not be well rendered into phonemes accessible to the human throat. In any event, we need not concern ourselves with Agamemnon as he had been dethroned, removed from the Steel World in...