The Illearth War Author:Stephen R. Donaldson WHILE THE EVIL DAYS COME — After scant days in his "real" world, Thomas Covenant found himself again summoned to the Land--the strange world of magic and earthpower. There forty bitter years had passed, while Lord Foul, immortal enemy of the Land, moved to fulfill his prophecy of doom. Foul's countless minions, led by a Giant Raver, were already ... more »on the march of destruction. They were opposed only by the untried war skill of Hile Troy, blind and bitter exile from "reality."
The Council of Lords found their spells useless, now that Foul the Despiser held the Illearth Stone, ancient source of evil power. High Lord Elena turned in desperation to Covenant and the legendary white gold magic of his ring. And nobody know how to use the white gold--least of all, Thomas Covenant.
Thus continues one of the strangest epic fantasies ever written.« less