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Old 02-22-2013, 03:37 AM   #593
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Default Re: A Song of Ice and Fire books

Originally Posted by Baramos View Post
I might have misspoke, though, on that Conan thing--I can't remember what region Red Nails too place in but I think Xochotl might have been in that Africa-type region in Conan, it was definitely a wild jungle-like region...still, unlike most of the Conan universe it was never explored as much as the rest of Hyborea.
I've always seen Victarion as Martin's very own "Conan" so it works with what you're saying.

I remember he said in an interview about the Map book that the main characters haven't seen the "Americas and Australia equivalents" so the readers wouldn't either.

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