The People of the Black Circle

Published: 1934
Language: English
Wordcount: 31,035 / 88 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 72.2
LoC Category: PZ
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nd cobra to any about her.

"It shall be as you wish, Your Majesty." Then as she presented a calmer aspect, he rose and ventured to drop a word of warning. "I can not predict what the chief Conan's action will be. The tribesmen are always turbulent, and I have reason to believe that emissaries from the Turanians are stirring them up to raid our borders. As your majesty knows, the Turanians have established themselves in Secunderam and other northern cities, though the hill tribes remain unconquered. King Yezdigerd has long looked southward with greedy lust and perhaps is seeking to gain by treachery what he could not win by force of arms. I have thought that Conan might well be one of his spies."

"We shall see," she answered. "If he loves his followers, he will be at the gates at dawn, to parley. I shall spend the night in the fortress. I came in disguise to Peshkhauri, and lodged my retinue at an inn instead of the palace. Besides my people, only yourself knows of my presence here."

"I sh

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2012.08.17
Sardo Weems
**...

A Conan adventure, a bit bewildering in the number of armies and betrayals. It took a surprisingly long time to resolve itself, and Conan himself seems a bit two-dimensional. Parts were almost boring.


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