The Chessmen of Mars

Edgar Rice BURROUGHS (1875 - 1950)

The Chessmen of Mars is a science fiction novel by the mental sword and physical pen wielding author Edgar Rice Burroughs. It the fifth installment of his Barsoom series. The Chessmen of Mars is a tale of wonder and excellence that follows John Carter and Dejah Thoris, along with their daughter Tara, princess of Helium, as she is sought after by Gahan, Jed of Gathol. Adventure and perile ensue as the story unfolds.

Note: The Prelude and Chapter 1 are read by two different readers. Variety is the spice of life.

(Summary by tubeyes)

Genre(s): Science Fiction

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 00 - Prelude - John Carter Comes to Earth Tom Weiss
00:05:44
Play 01 01 - Tara in a Tantrum Tom Weiss
00:06:59
Play 02 02 - At the Gale's Mercy Tom Weiss
00:21:43
Play 03 03 - The Headless Humans Tom Weiss
00:26:45
Play 04 04 - Captured Tom Weiss
00:26:23
Play 05 05 - The Perfect Brain Tom Weiss
00:29:49
Play 06 06 - In the Toils of Horror Tom Weiss
00:29:37
Play 07 07 - A Repellent Sight Tom Weiss
00:25:34
Play 08 08 - Close Work Tom Weiss
00:31:29
Play 09 09 - Adrift Over Strange Regions Tom Weiss
00:27:40
Play 10 10 - Entrapped Tom Weiss
00:22:47
Play 11 11 - The Choice of Tara Tom Weiss
00:26:50
Play 12 12 - Ghek Plays Pranks Tom Weiss
00:24:04
Play 13 13 - A Desperate Deed Tom Weiss
00:26:23
Play 14 14 - At Ghek's Command Tom Weiss
00:22:36
Play 15 15 - The Old Man of the Pits Tom Weiss
00:25:30
Play 16 16 - Another Change of Name Tom Weiss
00:26:06
Play 17 17 - A Play to the Death Tom Weiss
00:25:19
Play 18 18 - A Task for Loyalty Tom Weiss
00:26:49
Play 19 19 - The Menace of the Dead Tom Weiss
00:25:52
Play 20 20 - The Charge of Cowardice Tom Weiss
00:28:28
Play 21 21 - A Risk for Love Tom Weiss
00:22:02
Play 22 22 - At the Moment of Marriage Tom Weiss
00:26:58
Play 23 Alternate - 00 tubeyes
00:24:50
Play 24 Alternate - 01 tubeyes
00:33:33