The Forbidden Tower
- First publication:
- Daw in 1977
- Foreign editions:
- in french:
"La tour interdite" published by Pocket in
- in german:
"Der verbotene Turm" published by Moewig bei Ullstein in
- in italian:
"A Torre Proibida" published by Casa Editrice NORD in
- in japanese:
"Kindan-no Tou" published by TOKYO SOGENSHA Co., Ltd. in
- in portuguese:
"A Torre Proibida" published by Editora Imago (Brazil) in
- in spanish:
"La torre prohibida" published by Ediciones B in
This novel is the ninth in the Darkover
time. It is the tenth in the publication time.
- Darkover history period:
- Against the Terrans-The first Age (Recontact)
- What to read before and after:
This novel is the sequel of The Spell
Sword. After The forbidden tower, you can also read The bloody sun which tells the "end" of the
story. In order to obtain background information about one important
character of The Forbidden Tower (Leonie Hastur), you can
also read Rediscovery.
A very interesting novel which gives valuable information about the
laran, especially about the way this old science turns into superstition.
More about the novel
- a summary of the novel (this
summary contains the complete story !).
- a list of involved characters
source file (Last modification: Wed Apr 21 17:21:45 1999)