by L. Sprague de Camp and Lin Carter . from Worlds of Fantasy #1, 1968. CONTENTS Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Conan, serving as a captain in the Turanian army, is sent by the generals of King Yildiz on a dangerous mission to Khitai! Chapter 1 The sheer cliffs of dark stone closed about Conan the Cimmerian like the sides of a trap. HE did not like the way their jagged peaks loomed against the few faint stars, which glittered like the eyes of spiders down upon the small camp on the flat floor of the valley. Neither did he like the chill, uneasy wind that whistled across the Continue reading