Tarnsman of Gor Author:John Norman Ballantine Books is proud to publish, for the first time, the original account of the adventures of Tarl Cabot, sometime minor lecturer of Earth, destined to become a fiery fighting Tarnsman on the Planet Gor, known also as Counter - Earth. — Tarnsman of Gor is a first novel - the first of a series. John Norman, it's young author, is a doctor of ... more »philosophic logic who has read little fantasy but has found that he likes to write in the genre because, as with many others, it frees him to explore new ideas, to relax in a world of his own creating, a world of action and high adventure, a world of courage and cruelty, of passion and alien custom.
This is the magnificent world of Gor, a planet as strangely populated, as threatening, as beautiful as any you are likely to encounter in the great works of fiction. We predict that the name of John Norman will one day be known among the best. This is the beginning. Don't miss it.« less