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Shadows in Zamboula (1935) [Novelette]
by Robert E. Howard Rating: Weighted - 8.3 / Average - 8.5 of 10 (2 votes) (Rate!)
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Series: Conan Chronicles, the

Summary (IBList user synopsis):

Conan has a confrontation with a cannibal cult in Zamboula, escaping them himself and rescuing Zabibi, a dancing girl. At her urging he agrees to kill Totrasmek, hated high priest of Hanuman and confronts mesmerism, an Eastern strangler and Totrasmek before discovering who Zabibi really is.

Published in Weird Tales dated November 1935.

Printed in:

  • Conan the Barbarian (1954) Gnome Press
  • The Spell of Seven (1965) Pyramid
  • Conan the Wanderer (1968) Lancer/Ace
  • Conan: Red Nails (1977) Berkley
  • The Conan Chronicles Volume 1: The People of the Black Circle (2000) Gollancz
  • The Conquering Sword of Conan (2005) Del Rey
  • The Complete Chronicles of Conan (2006) Gollancz

Original title: Shadows in Zamboula
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionFantasySword and Sorcery

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Skull-Face and Others (1946) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard
     Spell of Seven, the (1965) [Anthology]
      Authors: Lord Dunsany , Michael Moorcock , L. Sprague de Camp , Jack Vance , Robert E. Howard , Fritz Leiber , Clark Ashton Smith
     Conan the Wanderer (1968) [Collection]
      Authors: L. Sprague de Camp , Lin Carter , Robert E. Howard
     Conan: Red Nails (1977) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard
     Conan Chronicles Volume 1: The People of the Black Circle, the (2000) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard
     Conquering Sword of Conan, the (2005) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard
     Complete Chronicles of Conan, the (2006) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard

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