A continuation of the adventures of Thomas Covenant that began in "The Wounded Land" and "The One Tree".
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The unforgettable character of Thomas Covenant is back in Stephen Donaldson’s second classic trilogy – a magnificent fantasy saga that has become a phenomenal worldwide bestseller.
After bitter defeat on the Isle of the One Tree, Thomas Covenant, Linden Avery and the Giants of the Search take ship again. Across the frozen oceans they return to the Land, now perilously close to destruction from the ravages of the Sunbane. Drawn inexorably towards the caverns deep below Mount Thunder, Covenant and Linden Avery prepare to meet their bitterest foe. Even the white gold they carry may not serve against Lord Foul’s powers. For once the wild magic is released, the Arch of Times will crack, and Lord Foul’s conquest of the Land will be assured.
“Stunningly detailed and imaginative … Donaldson has created a classic.”
Stephen Donaldson was born in 1947 in Cleveland, Ohio. Between the ages of three and sixteen he lived in India, where his father, an orthopaedic surgeon, worked with leprosy sufferers. This inspired his fictional character, Thomas Covenant.
Donaldson served two years as a conscientious objector doing hospital work in Akron, then attended Kent State University, where he received his M.A. in English in 1971. He now lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
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Book Description 1996-11-18., 1996. Book Condition: New. Harper Voyager. New Ed. Paperback. Book: GOOD. 512pp. . Bookseller Inventory # NF-1723045
Book Description HarperVoyager, 1983. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110006167772