Warlord Of Mars
John Carter, the Confederate soldier transported to distant Mars, must save his adopted world from an adversary who is every bit his equal on the Red Planet: Captain Joshua Clark, formerly of the Army of the Potomac and now the strategist for a species of star-hopping conquerors. While Carter and his staunch ally, the Thark chieftain Tars Tarkas, lead a legion of united Green Men and Red Men against the alien assailants, Dejah Thoris - the princess of Barsoom - is held captive by the bloodthirsty Clark in the fallen city of Helium.
John Carter disappeared from Mars as mysteriously as he arrived. Days before he did, an unknown assassin murdered the guardian of the Red Planet's life support system. Carter himself is implicated in the horrific crime, and it's up to his princess, Dejah Thoris, to clear his name. That would be tough enough, but someone is trying to kill Dejah, too! With enemies all around her, both seen and unseen, she'll need all the help she can get.
All of Mars is united under John Carter, but forces behind the scenes are plotting to tear the Red Planet apart. A conspiracy threatens to trigger all-out war between the Red Martians and the savage Green hordes - can Carter's most steadfast ally, the mighty Tars Tarkas, overcome his own bestial urges and save the planet? Meanwhile, a beloved figure from Mars' past makes a surprise reappearance, but all is not well, and soon Carter and his family find themselves hunted and on the run.
John Carter has freed Mars from Issus, the false goddess whose tyranny once ruled the entire planet... but at a great personal cost. Dejah Thoris, his beloved princess, was taken by Matai Shang, a renegade priest determined to avenge the planet's shattered religion. Activating a doomsday device to destroy the fragile Martian atmosphere, Shang flees into the unknown regions of the north.
Mars. Barsoom. The Red Plant. Life once thrived on Earth's nearest neighbor,but now it is a wasteland, where savage barbarian hordes threaten to destroy thelast few outposts of civilization. But all hope is not lost. A savior from ourown planet finds himself mysteriously transported to Mars, and so begins one ofthe greatest science fiction epics of all time.
Dejah confronts Helium's Criminal Underworld, the former Jeddak of Yorn who returns leading an unstoppable army of Machine Men and in the future Dejah finds a world all but conquered by invaders from the planet Earth.
John Carter, Warlord of Mars Omnibus John Carter, a hunted soldier on the Western frontier, is transported to an alien world filled with six-armed aliens, sinister super-science and the love of his life, the incomparable Dejah Thoris!