Gather Darkness Author:Fritz Leiber Revolt of the Dark Man — Brother Jarles was afraid. Everyone was afraid. The power base of the false religion was crumbling as its scientific miracles proved to be fakes. Now mankind was in the depths of a new dark age, but the priests could offer no hope. Angels and devils warred in the skies, and the witches were stirring up new and terribl... more »e marvels. So Brother Jarles turned to the Dark Man, with a last faint hope in his renegade heart.
There was no haven for him in this future world locked in turmoil between decadent science and what seemed to be resurgent superstition. Jarles was essentially a simple man, but there were no simple answers. Even the Great God of the temple was no longer safe.
Then the great warships began to land from Heaven . . .« less