Assassin of Gor

Assassin of Gor

by John Norman
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Assassin of Gor by John Norman

Welcome to Gor, a parallel Earth where social norms are exotic and the way of life is brutal. In this volume of the Gorean Saga, the deadly assassin Kuurus is intent on a bloody mission of vengeance. His adventure takes him from the caste of the pleasure-slaves, who are rigorously trained in the rules and techniques of sexual ecstasy, to the brutal arenas where humans participate in deadly hand-to-hand combat. He witnesses violence, conflict, and uncertainty, as the inhabitants of Counter Earth are forced to confront their destinies . . . no matter how exalted or debased.
 
Rediscover this brilliantly imagined world where men are masters and women live to serve their every desire.
 
Assassin of Gor is the 5th book in the Gorean Saga, but you may enjoy reading the series in any order. 

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781497636491
Publisher: Open Road Integrated Media LLC
Publication date: 05/06/2014
Series: Gorean Saga Series , #5
Pages: 396
Sales rank: 515,042
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

John Norman, born in Chicago, Illinois, in 1931, is the creator of the Gorean Saga, the longest-running series of adventure novels in science fiction history. Starting in December 1966 with  Tarnsman of Gor , the series was put on hold after its twenty-fifth installment,  Magicians of Gor , in 1988, when DAW refused to publish its successor,  Witness of Gor . After several unsuccessful attempts to find a trade publishing outlet, the series was brought back into print in 2001. Norman has also produced a separate science fiction series, the Telnarian Histories, plus two other fiction works ( Ghost Dance  and  Time Slave ), a nonfiction paperback ( Imaginative Sex ), and a collection of thirty short stories, entitled  Norman InvasionsThe Totems of Abydos  was published in spring 2012. 

All of Norman’s work is available both in print and as ebooks. The Internet has proven to be a fertile ground for the imagination of Norman’s ever-growing fan base, and at Gor Chronicles (www.gorchronicles.com), a website specially created for his tremendous fan following, one may read everything there is to know about this unique fictional culture. 

Norman is married and has three children.

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