The Resource A crown of swords, Robert Jordan

A crown of swords, Robert Jordan

Label
A crown of swords
Title
A crown of swords
Statement of responsibility
Robert Jordan
Creator
Contributor
Author
Bookjacket designer
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • 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
  • 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 ..
Member of
Summary
Elayne, Aviendha, and Mat work to restore the world's natural weather, while Egwene gathers a group of female channelers and Rand confronts the dread Forsaken Sammael
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
036952
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-2007
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jordan, Robert
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3560.O7617
LC item number
C76 1996
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mitchell, Ellisa
  • Nielsen, Matthew C.
  • Sweet, Darrell
  • Russo, Carol
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • The wheel of time
  • Tor fantasy
Series volume
book 7
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rand al'Thor (Fictitious character)
  • Weather
  • Magic
  • Heat waves (Meteorology)
  • Rand al'Thor (Fictitious character)
Target audience
adult
Label
A crown of swords, Robert Jordan
Link
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Publication
Note
  • First edition June 1996
  • "A Tor book"--Title page verso
  • "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
  • "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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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 ..
Control code
ocm33819178
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
684 pages
Isbn
9780765336460
Lccn
95039439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps (some color)
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)33819178
Label
A crown of swords, Robert Jordan
Link
Publication
Note
  • First edition June 1996
  • "A Tor book"--Title page verso
  • "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
  • "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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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 ..
Control code
ocm33819178
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
684 pages
Isbn
9780765336460
Lccn
95039439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps (some color)
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)33819178

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