Warriors of Mars (Michael Kane #1)

Warriors of Mars (Michael Kane #1)

by Michael Moorcock

Paperback(Mass Market Paperback)


Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780441873395
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 02/15/1991
Series: Michael Kane Series , #1
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 5.00(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Born in London in 1939, Michael Moorcock is a prolific and award-winning writer with more than 80 works of fiction and non-fiction to his name. He is best known for his novels about the character Elric of Melniboné, a seminal influence on the fantasy genre in the 1960s and ’70s. In 2008, the London Times named Moorcock in their list of "The 50 greatest British writers since 1945."

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Warriors of Mars (Michael Kane #1) 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
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Michael Kane just happens to be a tall, good looking physicist who's also an expert sword-fighter. In the course of one of his experiments in matter transmission, he finds himself sent to a pre-historic Mars - one with a thriving civilization that just happens to appreciate human beauty and sword play. All hokeyness aside, I found this book to be very similar to Hawkmoon - an aspect of the Champion fights in a strange land; finds the girl, has to track her down across massive distances and defeat demigod-type beings to rescue her.Definitely not one of the more cerebral works, but easy to get into and quick to get out of.