“The Hand of Nergal” is one of the original short stories by American author Robert E. Howard starring the sword and sorcery hero Conan the Cimmerian, an untitled fragment begun in the 1930s but not finished or published in Howard’s lifetime. It was completed and titled by Lin Carter.

Alternate title:

UNTITLED FRAGMENT (The battlefield stretched silent, . . .)

Howard's fragment was published in:

Carter's story was published in:

Sources and links:

Wikipedia, Conan Fandom, Howard Works.