79: The Eternal Champion by Michael Moorcock (Tale of the Eternal Champion vol. 2)

The Eternal Champion by Michael Moorcock

Millenium edition, 1992 HB ISBN 1 85798 026 3

Show Notes

Intro 00:07 // The Cover 00:39 // Foreword 01:15 // Summaries 02:18 (The Eternal Champion, Phoenix in Obsidian, The Dragon in the Sword) // Favorite bits 19:10 (Arrival of Erekose, The Good One, no good deaths, endings) // 31:48 This volume in sequence // Mirenburg FC (thanks John Hagan) 34:27

Music Credits

Music is by Chris Zabriskie: chriszabriskie.com // bandcamp // free music archive

Samples: “Is that you or are you you?” from Reappear // “Another version of you” from Thoughtless

One thought on “79: The Eternal Champion by Michael Moorcock (Tale of the Eternal Champion vol. 2)

  1. Thanks for another enjoyable episode. My friend was a big fan of Erekose when we were in high school, but I confess I never read The Eternal Champion until just a few years ago. I thought it was a really good anti-imperialist/anti-war novel. I also enjoyed The Dragon in the Sword. It has some similar pieces to The Revenge of the Rose (such as mobile villages), but held together better in my view.

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