Franklin robert adams august 31, 1933 january 4, 1990 was an american science fiction and fantasy writer, formerly a career soldier. There was also a gurps roleplaying game adaptation of the series at one point. Horseclans, the title of this series, is taken from a nomadic people in robert adams story emanating from an area in north america ranging from southern canada to texas. Now, robert adams bestselling horseclans series comes alive in this supplement to gurps. Author of the savage mountains, a cat of silvery hue, castaways in time, the coming of the horseclans, revenge of the horseclans, bili the axe, a. The book includes the history and background of the future world and the land of mehrikah, plus rules for creation of horseclans characters, numerous psionic abilities, and mass combat. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. Horseclans the ruins of murkhill original dungeons. Robert old robin adams 17271785 find a grave memorial.
Horseclans is a longrunning series of novels by robert adams, taking place in a postapocalyptic north america from the 23rd to 29th centuries. Franklin robert adams was a career soldier born in 1933 and died in 1990. Friends of the horseclans is a page to share and discuss information about robert adams s postapocalyptic series. Join facebook to connect with robert adams and others you may know. For seven hundred years, the undying high lord milo has been building his confederation, leading the horseclans slowly across the lands once known as the united states, absorbing citystates and nomadic tribes alike, some by peaceful means, some by the sword. Horseclans is a science fiction series by american writer robert adams, set in a north america that had been thrown back to a medieval level by a fullscale nuclear war. His major architectural works include public buildings especially in london, and his designs were used for the interiors of. The coming of the horseclans by robert adams librarything. The complete series list for horseclans robert adams. The books mainly concern the doings of the horseclans, a nomadic people originating from the sea of grassthe great plains from presentday southern.
The plotting of the novels is centered around action, and ra appears to have sketched out much of the althistory prior to committing to any course of events, so that there are few if any inconsistencies in the horseclans cosmos. Robert adams ebooks epub and pdf downloads ebookmall. Jul 01, 2010 franklin robert adams was a career soldier born in 1933 and died in 1990. Horseclans and maureen birnbaum, barbarian swordsperson see more robert adams science fiction writer franklin robert adams august 31, 1933 january 4, 1990, who wrote as robert adams, was an american science fiction and fantasy writer, and formerly a career soldier.
May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Swords of the horseclans by robert adams free biblio data, cover, editions and search download links for ebook. Aug 03, 20 inspired by thanatos sacrifice of sanity in poring through the awfulness of adcp. Unfortunately for milo and the horseclans, the road to the eastern seaboard cuts through territory held by outsiders who have immigrated from europe and they wont give up their territory easily. Adams, 944 cheetah trail, apopka, was known to readers as robert adams. Ship this item this item is available online through marketplace sellers.
Accessories such as cd, codes, toys, may not be included. The patrimony by robert adams paperback the book has edge wear. Horseclans pa series by robert adams post by dread delgath sun nov 30, 2008 6. Horses of the north horseclans by robert adams and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Buy a cheap copy of horseclans 1 4 book by robert adams. Franklin robert adams was born on august 31, 1933 in the united states. Thriftbooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. He is best known for his horseclans series of books, 18 novels describing a postapocalyptic america peopled by warring tribes. The coming of the horseclans audiobook by robert adams. Click to read more about the coming of the horseclans by robert adams.
He wrote as robert adams, an abbreviated form of his full name. Featured pseudoretroparametamongol tribesmen roaming the american great plains. Robert adam, born july 3, 1728, kirkcaldy, fife, scot. Plus friends of the horseclans and friends of the horseclans 2 total of 20 paperback books 19751989. He is famously known for his horseclans novels which he wrote under the name robert adams, a short form of his full name. The horseclans novels are the predecessors to a lot of current trials of this genre of story. The horseclans 2 swords of the horseclans by robert adams and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Franklin robert 19331990 was an american author of fantasy and science fiction novels. He is considered to be one of the earliest writers to depict a postnuclear holocaust world. Reliable information about the coronavirus covid19 is available from the world health organization current situation, international travel. Horseclans is a science fiction series by american writer robert adams, set in a north america.
The coming of the horseclans horseclans 1 robert adams on. The horseclans book series by robert adams includes books the coming of the horseclans, swords of the horseclans, revenge of the horseclans, and several more. In this book, bili the axe and his force of freefighters become separated from each. An exlibrary book and may have standard library stamps andor stickers. See the complete horseclans series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.
The coming of the horseclans and the series it spawns series by robert adams no relation to yours truly is a postapocalyptic, pulp fiction series that doesnt take itself too seriously. I rarely give up a book although i did last month in the spirit of just not having room for stuff ill never useread and i have problems getting through books lately the last ten years or so, but ill put. A complete bibliography and reference to all 17 currently published horseclans novels. Postpostpostapocalyptic novels, from the 70s and 80s. Battle of gettysburg, gurps bili the axe up harzburk. The horseclans tribesmen can speak with horses and great plains cats think sabertoothed mountain lions who often assist them in battle. The coloring of the book cover is coming off on the front and back cover and along the spine. Series isbncatalog id price pages format type cover artist verif. He wrote and edited under the pen name, robert adams.
Robert adams 1 robert adams 1 primary author only robert adams disambiguation author division robert adams is composed of at least 14 distinct authors, divided by their works. Possible ex library copy, thatll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. New horseclans and robert adams science fiction writer see. Open library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Adams is among the first writers to venture into the postholocaust novel. Roleplaying in robert adams barbarian future steve jackson. Both of these characters were the most beloved of the mortal characters in the entire series. Gurps horseclans horseclans was a science fiction series by robert adams, set in a north america that had been thrown back to a medieval level by a nuclear war. Gurps horseclans is a roleplaying worldbook, one of the first that was published for the gurps game system.
He is best known as an author of science fiction and fantasy as well as an editor of science fiction anthologies. The coming of the horseclans, the first book in the series, introduces readers to milo morai, robert adams protagonist. Horseclans by robert mccormick adams, paperback barnes. According to a number of researchers, records and dates show. Many of todays books do not bring out the diligent, detailed view of the world or the plot that adams could hatch but still make it very easy to follow. The author, robert adams, was an amateur historian and a career soldier, so his battle scenes are very vividly some would say graphically described. The coming of the horseclans by robert adams, book 1. Pages can include considerable notesin pen or highlighterbut the notes cannot obscure the text. Franklin robert adams august 31, 1933 january 4, 1990, who wrote as robert adams, was an american science fiction and fantasy writer, and formerly a career soldier. Introduction by robert adams battle at kahlkopolis by robert adams aka battle of kahlkhopolis a vision of honor by sharon green rider on a mountain by andre norton maureen.
The setting is that part of america to the west of the. Friends of the horseclans by robert adams abebooks. Includes material related to the book series horseclans and castaways in time as. We personally assess every books quality and offer rare, outofprint treasures. Jan 01, 1975 the coming of the horseclans and the series it spawns series by robert adams no relation to yours truly is a postapocalyptic, pulp fiction series that doesnt take itself too seriously. Adams was an early pioneer of the postholocaust novel. I made the map with the idea of merging it with the map from the 4th edition gamma world, but none of it ever happened. Friends of the horseclans by pamela crippen adams, robert adams. August 26, 1923 march 15, 2020 96 years old darby, pa services by carr funeral home ltd.
There are creases, smudges and scratches along the spine, on the front cover and back cover. Go to the disambiguation page to edit author name combination and separation. In this eighth entry to the horseclans series, robert adams picks up the storyline of bili the axe and sir geros that he left off after book five, the savage mountains. Robert adams was a history buff, a military buff, and a military history buff, and speaks with authority on these subjects. Horseclans is a science fiction series by robert adams, set in a north america that had been thrown back to a medieval level by a fullscale nuclear war. Horseclans was a science fiction series by robert adams, set in a north america that had been thrown back to a medieval level by a nuclear war. Oclcs webjunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.
Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Jul 01, 2017 adams world includes groups such as gahniks former hippie communities, or organics, whom adams clearly has no respect for, the ahrmehnee formerly armenianamericans who devolved into a state of corruption, the ehlenee former militaristic greek invaders onto the east coast of america following world war iii, who eventually became corrupt. Horseclans pa series by robert adams post by dread delgath. First published in 1975 the coming of the horseclans open library. Trumpets of war horseclans 16 by robert adams isbn. Pamela crippen adams editors published by signet new american library, united states 1987 isbn 10. Horseclans is a science fiction series by american writer robert adams, set in a north america that had been thrown back to a medieval level by a fullscale. Numerous and frequentlyupdated resource results are available from this search. Librarything is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. Maps and historical information for campaigns in several different time.1118 761 1086 49 1058 547 19 1267 282 336 931 764 120 812 1306 299 1420 1353 11 1067 1465 1433 106 1318 1234 639 1220 1612 1373 216 395 1234 1041 596 1051 1482 1464 1100 752