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The Man of Gold

(1984)
(The second book in the Tekumel: The Empire of the Petal Throne series)
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Tékumel is a distant world populated by both humans and aliens, who have built a vast and intricate civilization over thousands of years. Ruled by the upper clans of the land, the planet's culture is based upon the teachings of gods and demons, upon the ways and wiles of alien races, and upon the layered traditions of monarchs ancient and current. Tékumel is an exquisitely detailed world where surprise and adventure are as natural as night and day.The Man of Gold is the first novel based on the TEKUMEL: EMPIRE OF THE PETAL THRONE RPG. Follow the quest of Harsan, acolyte of the temple of Thumis, as he ventures forth to seek a forgotten empire's super weapon known only as the Man of Gold.

    

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Paperback Editions

July 2015 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Man of Gold (Empire of the Petal Throne) (Volume 1)
Author(s): M A R Barker
ISBN: 0-9864323-1-8 / 978-0-9864323-1-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tekumel Foundation, The
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January 2002 : Canada Paperback

Title: The Man of Gold: A Tekumel: Empire of the Petal Throne Novel
Author(s): M A R Barker
ISBN: 1-894525-38-8 / 978-1-894525-38-1 (Canada edition)
Publisher: Guardians of Order
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January 1981 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Man of Gold
Author(s): M A R Barker
ISBN: 0-87997-940-2 / 978-0-87997-940-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: DAW
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November 1985 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Man of Gold
Author(s): M A R Barker
ISBN: 0-7126-1051-0 / 978-0-7126-1051-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Century
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July 1984 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Man of Gold (Tekumel)
Author(s): Muhammad Abd-al-Rahman Barker
ISBN: 0-88677-082-3 / 978-0-88677-082-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: DAW
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Kindle Editions

February 2015 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Man of Gold (Empire of the Petal Throne Book 1)
Author(s): M A R Barker
Publisher: Tekumel Foundation
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