Fighting is not the only strategy of war." Outnumbered many times over, Conan and his mercenary army retreat to a walled city where safety is assured . . . as is starvationwithin the enemy horde's encircling stranglehold. But the city holds a horrifying secret that makes the slow death of privation or the agonizing death by blade welcome alternatives!The Savage Sword of Conanfeatures over 500 pages of Conan tales never-before collected and out of print for over twenty years!