Author(s): Robert Jordan; Teresa Patterson
Since its debut in 1990, The Wheel of Time® by Robert Jordan has captivated millions of readers around the globe with its scope, originality, and compelling characters.
The Wheel of Time turns and Ages come and go, leaving memories that become legend. Legend fades to myth, and even myth is long forgotten when the Age that gave it birth returns again. In the Third Age, an Age of Prophecy, the World and Time themselves hang in the balance. What was, what will be, and what is, may yet fall under the Shadow.
In this series companion book, over fourscore full color paintings include stunning new maps of the world, portraits of the central characters, landscapes, objects of Power, and national flags. The reader will learn about the exotic beasts used by the Seanchan and read of the rise and fall of Artur Hawking, peruse the deeper story of the War of the Shadow. Here is the tale of the founding of the White Tower, and the creation of the Ajahs.
The inner workings of the closed country, Shara, are revealed, as is the existence of a hitherto unknown continent called The Land of the Madmen. This stunning volume also includes double-page spreads of the seven book jackets by Darrell Sweet so that the art can be enjoyed without type, and all the known maps of the world, including maps of the Seanchan Empire, the nations of the Covenant of the Ten Nations, and the nations as they were when Artur Paendrag Tanreall began his rise to legend.
Every Robert Jordan fan needs this book.
The Wheel of Time®
New Spring: The Novel
#1The Eye of the World
#2The Great Hunt
#3The Dragon Reborn
#4The Shadow Rising
#5The Fires of Heaven
#6Lord of Chaos
#7A Crown of Swords
#8The Path of Daggers
#10Crossroads of Twilight
#11Knife of Dreams
By Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson
#12The Gathering Storm
#13Towers of Midnight
#14A Memory of Light
By Robert Jordan and Teresa Patterson
The World of Robert Jordan's The Wheel of Time
By Robert Jordan, Harriet McDougal, Alan Romanczuk, and Maria Simons
The Wheel of Time Companion
By Robert Jordan andAmy Romanczuk
Patterns of the Wheel:Coloring Art Based on Robert Jordan's The Wheel of Time
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'With the Wheel of Time, Jordan has come to dominate the world Tolkien began to reveal' NEW YORK TIMES 'A powerful vision of good and evil.' - ORSON SCOTT CARD
Born in Charleston, South Carolina where he still lives with his wife, Robert Jordan graduated from The Citadel, South Carolina's Military college, with a degree in physics. He served 2 tours in Vietnam & his hobbies include hunting, fishing, sailing, poker, chess, pool & pipe collecting.