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Tros Of Samothrace
by Talbot Mundy
Complete in one volume, Talbot Mundy's legendary account of the Druid Warrior Tros and his unwilling service to the Roman Empire. First serialized in Adventure, the book chronicles Tros' attempts to keep Julius Caesar from conquering the Britons, and of the young man's efforts to free his father. Stunning for its time, this work of action that shatters anything R.E. Howard ...more
Published October 1st 2005 by Blackmask.com
(first published 1925)
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Finally, after almost 25 years I've got a chance to re-read Tros. Unfortunately, I lost books 2 and 4 of the Avon edition years ago and it wasn't until I came across a new Kindle edition that I decided to re-read this masterpiece of historical adventure. Now, my first inclination was to read it in a couple of days but instead I savored it over almost two weeks time. I will say this about Tros, the books certainly holds well and is just as enthralling and entertaining as it was when I first read ...more
Talbot Mundy (born William Lancaster Gribbon) was an English-born American writer of adventure fiction. Based for most of his life in the United States, he also wrote under the pseudonym of Walter Galt. Best known as the author of King of the Khyber Rifles and the Jimgrim series, much of his work was published in pulp magazines.More about Talbot Mundy...