Year of publication: 1974
Sequence of author: Chronicles of counter-earth(№8)
Hunters of Gor
Epic science fiction
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HUNTERS OF GOR (Volume eight in the Chronicles of Counter-Earth) by John Norman 1 Rim “It is not my wish”, said Samos, looking up from the board, “that you journey to the northern forests.” I regarded the board. Carefully, I set the Ubar’s Tarnsman at Ubar’s Scribe Six. “It is dangerous,” said Samos. “It is your move,” said I, intent upon the game. He threatened the Ubar’s Tarnsman with a spearman, thrust to his Ubar Four. “We do not care to risk you,” said Samos. There was a slight smile about his lips. “We?” I asked. “Priest-Kings and I “ said Samos. “I no longer serve Priest-Kings,” said I. “Ah, yes,” said Samos. Then he added, “Guard your tarnsman.” We played in the hall of Samos, a lofty room, with high, narrow windows. It was late at night. A torch burned in a rack above and behind me, to my left. The shadows flickered about the board of one hundred red and yellow squares. The pieces, weighted, seem tall on the board,...