Originally published in the March 1946 issue of "Startling Stories". First book edition in 1964.
Deep in an unexplored jungle, Brian Raft sought the secret of the legendary Valley of the Flame. Somewhere there was a radioactive fire that could perform miracles of super-science. Somewhere there was a place where the cat-people prowled, where time was altered, and incredible mysteries held their secrets of power and fortune for the daring discoverer.
Henry Kuttner (1915–1958) was an American author of science fiction, fantasy and horror. His wife was the science fiction author C. L. Moore.
Henry Kuttner used several pseudonyms: Lawrence O'Donnell, Kelvin Kent, C. H. Liddell, Henry Kuttner, Lewis Padgett, Hudson Hastings, Keith Hammond, Peter Horn, Scott Morgan, Will Garth, Woodrow Wilson Smith, Paul Edmonds, Edward J. Bellin, James Hall and Robert O. Kenyon.
Henry Kuttner was born in Los Angeles, California in 1915. His father, whose ... (more)