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Swords from the sea

Author: Harold Lamb
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2010.
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Vikings, pirates, heroes, rogues, and explorers ... all have heard the siren call of the sea, and master storyteller Harold Lamb chronicled some of their most daring exploits. This single volume contains all of Lamb's historical seafaring stories, drawn from rare and fragile pulp magazines. Never before collected, these short stories and novels are a treasure trove of adventure. Best known for his stirring tales of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Sea stories
Adventure stories
Electronic books
Adventure fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lamb, Harold, 1892-1962.
Swords from the sea.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2010
(DLC) 2009036423
(OCoLC)436866927
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Lamb
ISBN: 9780803228337 0803228333
OCLC Number: 642685805
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 552 pages)
Contents: Longsword --
Wolf meat --
The snow driver --
Flower girl --
Passage to Cathay --
The bear's head --
Forward! --
The sword of honor --
The corsair's raid --
Elf woman --
The night bird flies --
The drub-devil march --
Berzerk --
Among the missing --
The lady and the pirate --
St. Olaf's Day --
The golden empress --
His excellency the vulture.
Responsibility: Harold Lamb ; edited by Howard Andrew Jones ; introduction by S.M. Stirling.

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Vikings, pirates, heroes, rogues, and explorers ...all have heard the siren call of the sea, and master storyteller Harold Lamb chronicled some of their most daring exploits. This title is a  Read more...

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"Like a burial mound's hidden hoard of treasure [Lamb's stories] lay undisturbed, awaiting their rediscovery by Mr. Jonesoand now a growing band of admirers." John J. Miller, Wall Street Journal

 
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