An epic novel of historical adventure, travel, swords and alien vampires. In the 17th century, Alexander Corvina learns the art of the sword in Japan; then travels to Tibet and persuades his father Lucien Arkanon to rejoin the world of mankind. They share adventure and danger on the road as they travel toward the west in search of a safe haven to dwell within. Yet their adventures have only just begun as they encounter a new kind of adversary: a goldthirsty vampire hunter who wants to wipe out all their kind. A literary treat for all history and fantasy lovers, the book includes maps tracing our heroes' route over land through the wilds of the Eurasian continent.The Heirs of The Dragon's Blood series is the epic saga of the Xosan, alien vampires from the planet Antellus; who were once human but were transformed by a dragon's blood millions of years ago. The Xosan had visited Earth several times in history, their influence on humanity giving rise to the vampire legend. Over time some of them were marooned on Earth and made their lives in secret among the humans, changing the lives of those who were fated to become heroes in their own time. Each stand alone novel is epic adventure, science fiction, myth and history, romance, tragedy and triumph; linked together by the common theme of the vampire as hero. These are adult adventures meant for general audiences.