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The Broken Sword PDF/EPUB Ö The Broken Kindle - Winston P Sanders P A KingsleyPoul William Anderson was an American science fiction author who began his career during one of the Golden Ages of the genre and continued to write and remain popular into the st century Anderson also authored several works of fantasy historical novels and a prodigious number of short stories He received numerous awards for his writing including seven Hugo Awards and three Nebula Awards Anderson received a The Broken Kindle - degree in physics from the University of Minnesota in He married Karen Kruse in They had one daughter Astrid who is married to science fiction author Greg Bear Anderson was the sixth President of Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America taking office in He was a member of the Swordsmen and Sorcerers' Guild of America a loose knit group of Heroic Fantasy authors founded in the s some of whose works were anthologized in Lin Carter's Flashing Swords anthologies He was a founding member of the Society for Creative Anachronism Robert A Heinlein dedicated his novel The Cat Who Walks Through Walls to Anderson and eight of the other members of the Citizens' Advisory Council on National Space Policy Poul Anderson died of cancer on July after a month in the hospital Several of his novels were published posthumously Series.

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  1. Lyn Lyn says:

    The Broken Sword PDF/EPUB Ö The Broken Kindle - broken kindle, sword download, The Broken epub, The Broken Sword eBookWhy is this book not popular Written four years after The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe and published the same year as Tolkien’s The Fellowship of the Ring Poul Anderson’s The Broken Sword is a fantasy masterpiece Combining Norse myth and legend English and World myth with historical fact and setting this tells a legendary tale economically and with a fable like tone Adventurous and entertaining as well the only reason I can think that it has been less successful than its English cousins is that where Lewis and Tolkien created fantasies rich in detail but were clearly especially Lewis a Christian allegory Anderson’s book is purely mythic and leans heavily o


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    The Broken Sword PDF/EPUB Ö The Broken Kindle - broken kindle, sword download, The Broken epub, The Broken Sword eBookTHIS JUST IN In a stunning development certain to send shockwaves through the world of Fantasy Literature The Lord of the Rings long considered by many to be the Greatest Epic Fantasy of all time has been bitch slapped and bitch smote by Poul Anderson's 1954 dark fantasy epic The Broken Sword Anderson's story is now loudly demanding at least a share of the top honors Such recognition would be welcome and long overdue according to fantasy icon Michael Moorcock who believes that Ande


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  4. Bill Kerwin Bill Kerwin says:

    The Broken Sword PDF/EPUB Ö The Broken Kindle - broken kindle, sword download, The Broken epub, The Broken Sword eBook The Broken Sword is an essential work of heroic fantasy as important to the development of the genre as Eddison and Tolkien Howard and Leiber If it is neglected today that is p


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    The Broken Sword PDF/EPUB Ö The Broken Kindle - broken kindle, sword download, The Broken epub, The Broken Sword eBookMany ages ago when majestic forests dominated our lands and little cottages of hay and wood were the only thing protecting the hairy humans from the elements tales were not just tales The stories passed down from one generation to the next held Truth The stories read in those days were never forgotten They were carved in trees and stones they were carried with the water and the wind they were illuminated by the stars and the moon The tales were everywhere as mountains harboured dwarves and trolls treetops were infested with fairies and the ground one walked upon held within it both the Depths of Darkness and the Source of Life A wizard sat by the fire brooding He had many tales in his head of love of war


  6. Apatt Apatt says:

    The Broken Sword PDF/EPUB Ö The Broken Kindle - broken kindle, sword download, The Broken epub, The Broken Sword eBookPoul Anderson is an authors' author Wait I already said that in my review of Tau Zero Now I will talk about his versatility The Broken Sword is nothing like his sci fi books that I have read before and it is so very different from Tau Zero that it is hard to believe the same author wrote both books I can not imagine Arthur C Clarke writing this or even Heinlein whose only fantasy Glory Road is still very Heinlein in style The Broken Sword is one of Anderson's comparatively few fantasy novels this book and Three Hearts and Three Lions are his two most popular fantasy titles It is a fairly straightforward story about two c


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    The Broken Sword PDF/EPUB Ö The Broken Kindle - broken kindle, sword download, The Broken epub, The Broken Sword eBook It was a cool spring dark with the moon nearly full rime glittering on the grass and the stars still hard and bright as


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    The Broken Sword PDF/EPUB Ö The Broken Kindle - broken kindle, sword download, The Broken epub, The Broken Sword eBookThere is a broken sword and there is a broken thing a changeling the story's villain There is a man and a woman and both shall be broken as well; love shall bind them and love shall break them There are elves that rape their prisoners and trolls t


  9. Stuart Stuart says:

    The Broken Sword PDF/EPUB Ö The Broken Kindle - broken kindle, sword download, The Broken epub, The Broken Sword eBookThe Broken Sword A dark fantasy classic of Norse mythologyOriginally posted at Fantasy LiteraturePoul Anderson’s The Broken Sword 1954 was selected by David Pringle in his Modern Fantasy The 100 Best Novels and is highly praised by Michael Moorcock whose character Elric of Melnibone and his demon possessed sword Stormbringer are directly inspired by The Broken Sword The audio version is narrated by Bronson Pinchot who has an amazing vocal range and narrates with passionTo get right to the point this book is amazing and deserves a much wider readership It’s one of the most powerful tightly written and relentlessly dark high fantasies I’ve ever read It’s chock full of Norse gods demigods Vikings elves trolls goblins sea serpents evil witches dark magic mighty heroes beautiful maidens and above all tragedy doomed love and implacable fate It taps into the same rich vein of Nordic lore that JRR Tolkien


  10. Michael Fierce Michael Fierce says:

    The Broken Sword PDF/EPUB Ö The Broken Kindle - broken kindle, sword download, The Broken epub, The Broken Sword eBookThere are hundreds of good fantasy books several that can be considered classics Only a few can be compared in any fashion to the The Lord of the Rings For me this is one of them It may not be as grand or as ambitious as LOTR but The Broken Sword is recognized by several in the know as an unheralded classic by Poul Anderson a major fantasy science fiction master and this book a personal favorite of mineThe Broken Sword was first published in 1954 the same year as The Fellowship of the Ring Both Anderson and Tolkien borrowed heavily from the same Nordic sagas even so much as borrowing a few characters and several names from those sagas Both of these books came out the same year 1954 Though minor Dyrin and Dvalin in Tolkien's world Durin and Dvalin are two important figures in dwarven history and make an appearance here But this is


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