The first in-depth monograph about the creator of Conan the Barbarian
and the inside story about what happened to the character after his creator’s death. Details the complicated history of the legal battles and intricate story of how Howard’s Barbarian made his way from the pulps, to paperback books, to comics books and ultimately to the big screen. Packed with rarely seen photos, documentary materials, pulps covers and interior illustrations, and representative art of this great pop culture icon. Just in time for the release of the new cinematic re-imagining of Conan.