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A crown of swords

Author: Robert Jordan; Ellisa Mitchell; Matthew C Nielsen; Darrell Sweet; Carol Russo
Publisher: New York : TOR, 1996.
Series: Tor fantasy
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A fantasy tale in a world where only women are allowed to practice magic. What's more, they will fight to preserve this feminine monopoly. When shepherd Rand al'Thor discovers he has the gift of magic, he is in for trouble. By the author of Lord of Chaos.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Fantastic fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Jordan; Ellisa Mitchell; Matthew C Nielsen; Darrell Sweet; Carol Russo
ISBN: 0312857675 9780312857677 1857233662 9781857233667 9781857234039 1857234030 9780765336460 0765336464 0812550285 9780812550283 9780356503882 0356503887 1857233670 9781857233674
OCLC Number: 33819178
Notes: First edition June 1996.
"A Tor book"--Title page verso.
"A Tom Doherty Associates book"--Title page.
"A Tor hardcover"--Book jacket back flap.
"Tor fantasy"--Title page and spine.
Maps by Ellisa Mitchell.
Interior illustrations by Matthew C. Nielsen and Ellisa Mitchell.
Jacket art by Darrell K. Sweet.
Jacket design by Carol Russo.
Color maps on endpapers.
"Book 7 of the Wheel of time"--Book jacket front.
Sequel to: Lord of Chaos.
Description: 684 pages : maps (some color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: The war for humanity's survival has begun. Rand al' Thor, the Dragon Reborn, has escaped the snares of the White Tower and the first of the rebel Aes Sedai have sworn to follow him. Attacked by the servants of the Dark, threatened by the invading Seanchan, Rand rallies his forces and brings battle to bear upon Illian, stronghold of Sammael the Forsaken ... In the city of Ebou Dar, Elayne, Aviendha and Mat struggle to secure the ter' angreal that can break the Dark One's hold on the world's weather --
and an ancient bane moves to oppose them. In the town of Salidar, Egwene al'Vere gathers an army to reclaim Tar Valon and reunite the Aes Sedai ... And in Shadar Logoth, city of darkness, a terrible power awakens ...
Series Title: Tor fantasy
Responsibility: Robert Jordan.
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The eagerly awaited sequel to Lord of Chaos. Elayne, Aviendha, and Mat comes ever closer to the bowl ter'angreal that may reverse the world's endless heat wave and restore natural weather. Egwene  Read more...

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