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Appendix N: A List of Books That Inspired the Creation of Dungeons & Dragons

Appendix N is a list of books that helped inspire Gary Gygax to create Dungeons & Dragons (D&D). It is an appendix in the 1st Edition AD&D Dungeon Master's Guide (1979). This list was compiled directly from the work of Martin Ralya and his blog at martinralya.com/yore.
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The Broken Sword
The Broken Sword
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The High Crusade
The High Crusade
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Three Hearts and Three Lions (Poul Anderson)
Three Hearts and Three Lions (Poul Anderson)
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The Face in the Frost
The Face in the Frost
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Sea King of Mars (Leigh Brackett)
Sea King of Mars (Leigh Brackett)
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From These Ashes (Fredric Brown)
From These Ashes (Fredric Brown)
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A Princess of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
A Princess of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
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The Gods of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
The Gods of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
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The Warlord of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
The Warlord of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
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Thuvia, Maid of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
Thuvia, Maid of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
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The Chessmen of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
The Chessmen of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
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The Master Mind of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
The Master Mind of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
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A Fighting Man of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
A Fighting Man of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
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Swords of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
Swords of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
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Synthetic Men of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
Synthetic Men of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
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Llana of Gathol (Egar Rice Burroughs)
Llana of Gathol (Egar Rice Burroughs)
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John Carter of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
John Carter of Mars (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
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At the Earth's Core
At the Earth's Core
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Pellucidar
Pellucidar
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Tanar of Pellucidar
Tanar of Pellucidar
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Tarzan at the Earth's Core
Tarzan at the Earth's Core
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Back to the Stone Age
Back to the Stone Age
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Land of Terror
Land of Terror
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Savage Pellucidar
Savage Pellucidar
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Pirates of Venus
Pirates of Venus
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Lost on Venus
Lost on Venus
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Carson of Venus
Carson of Venus
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Escape on Venus
Escape on Venus
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The Wizard of Venus
The Wizard of Venus
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The Warrior of World's End (Lin Carter)
The Warrior of World's End (Lin Carter)
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The Enchantress of World's End (Lin Carter)
The Enchantress of World's End (Lin Carter)
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The Immortal of World's End (Lin Carter)
The Immortal of World's End (Lin Carter)
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The Barbarian of World's End (Lin Carter)
The Barbarian of World's End (Lin Carter)
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The Pirate of World's End (Lin Carter)
The Pirate of World's End (Lin Carter)
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Giant of World's End (Lin Carter)
Giant of World's End (Lin Carter)
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The Fallible Fiend (L. Sprague De Camp)
The Fallible Fiend (L. Sprague De Camp)
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Lest Darkness Fall
Lest Darkness Fall
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The Carnelian Cube (L. Sprague De Camp & Fletcher Pratt)
The Carnelian Cube (L. Sprague De Camp & Fletcher Pratt)
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The Mathematics of Magic (L. Sprague De Camp & Fletcher Pratt)
The Mathematics of Magic (L. Sprague De Camp & Fletcher Pratt)
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The Trail of Cthulhu (August Derleth)
The Trail of Cthulhu (August Derleth)
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