Some Influences on The Chronicles of Amber
Among the things which inspired Roger Zelazny’s most popular work were America’s Mother Road, Norse and Celtic myth, authors C .L. Moore and Philip José Farmer, astrology, and the Ramayana and Mahabharata:
A few of the links above contain links to subsequent or related posts: “The Road to Amber is 66;” “Zelazny & Norse Myth;” “Astrology & Amber.” With the exception of
“Zelazny & Norse Myth,”
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