- mightiest warrior of the ancient continent of Lemuria, before the dawn of history - launches into his saga with this rousing adventure of swordplay and sorcery. the ancient dragon kings have deemed that the hour is right to regain their dominance over Earth - and only Thongor and his companions, aided by the science and magic of the wizard Sharajsha, stand between mankind and hte night of doom!
This first novel in the pic of Thongor, originally titled "The Wizard of Lemuria", has been revised adn expanded by the author for this Berkley edition. Watch for more THONGOR adventures - on sale soon!
THE SWORD OF SACRIFICE
descended toward Sumia's breast, its forked blade unwavering in the claws of the Dragon King. In seconds, her beating heart would be torn from her body and hurled to the hovering Heart of Darkness above ...Then, behind them, Thongor laughed.
A cold hissing began among the Dragon Kings as Thongor lifted into view the mighty Sword of Nemdeis - blazing with a sazzling, cleansing blue fire.
And, as he pointed it at the alter-disc, thunder cracked - and a jagged last of lightning arched from the star-sword to the blade in the Dragon King's claws!