Gates of Empire and Other Tales of the Crusades

Wildside Press, 2004.


The Shadow of the Vulture

First published inĀ The Magic Carpet Magazine, January 1934.

Features Red Sonya of Rogatino. Roy Thomas adapted this story for comics in Marvel’s Conan the Barbarian issue 23 (February 1973), rewriting it as a Conan story and introducing Red Sonja, who went on to be a recurring character and later to star in her own comic book series.