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The Forgotten Blade: A High Fantasy Saga as Theological Allegory
Novels like David Lindsay's A Voyage to Arcturus were written in the aftermath of World War One to examine the mood and trauma of the times The Forgotten Blade takes the Conan the Barbarian narrative model and marries it to headier themes than just male phallic potency and power fantasies If anything, it's an anti-macho subversion[...]