9781857230765

The Eye of the World (The Wheel of Time)

Jordan, Robert

ISBN 10: 1857230760 / 1-85723-076-0
ISBN 13: 9781857230765
Publisher: Orbit
Publication Date: 1991
Binding: Softcover
Editorial Reviews for this title:
Synopsis:
Life in Emond's Field has been pretty boring for Rand Al'Thor and his friends until a strange young woman arrives in their village. Moraine is an Aes Sedai, a magician with the ability to wield the One Power, and she brings warnings of a terrible evil awakening in the world. That very night, the village is attacked by bloodthirsty Trollocs - a fearsome tribe of beast-men thought to be no more than myth. As Emond's Field burns, Moraine and her warrior-guardian help Rand and his companions to escape. But it is only the beginning of their troubles. For Moraine believes Rand Al'Thor is the Dragon Reborn, and that he is fated to unite the world against the rising darkness and lead the fight against a being so powerful and evil it is known simply as the Dark One. Part One of the opening volume to Robert Jordan's classic Wheel of Time series, The Eye of the World continues with TO THE BLIGHT, also available in March 2003.

Review:
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.

"Jordan is able to take ... familiar elements and make them his own, in a powerful novel of wide and complex scope. Open religious and political conflicts add a gritty realism, while the cities and courts provide plenty of drama and splendor. Women have a stronger role than in Tolkien.... Each character in this large cast remains distinct.... Their adventures are varied, and exciting.... The Eye of the World stands alone as a fantasy epic."-- Locus

"Robert Jordan has created a fantasy world as tangible and credible as history. He has a fine eye for detail and a vivid sense of drama."--Morgan Llewelyn

"Robert Jordan's The Eye of the World proves that there's still plenty of life in the ancient tradition of epic fantasy. Jordan has a powerful vision of good and evil-- but what strikes me as most pleasurable about The Eye of the World is all the fascinating people moving through a rich and interesting world."--Orson Scott Card

"Jordan's world is rich in detail and his plot is rich in incident. Impressive work, and highly recommended."-- ALA Booklist

From the Back Cover

Editorial reviews may belong to another edition of this title.
 

The Eye of the World (The Wheel of Time): Search Results

1.
The Eye of the World (Book One of the Wheel of Time) (ISBN: 9781857230765)
Jordan, Robert
ISBN 10: 1857230760
ISBN 13: 9781857230765
Bookseller: BookVistas (New Delhi, DEL, India)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: > 20

Book Description: Orbit/Hachette, 1992. Softcover. Book Condition: New. . (illustrator). . Life in Emond`s Field has been pretty boring for Rand Al`Thor and his friends until a strange young woman arrives in their village. Moraine is an Aes Sedai, a magician with the ability to wield the One Power, and she brings warnings of a terrible evil awakening in the world. That very night, the village is attacked by bloodthirsty Trollocs - a fearsome tribe of beast-men thought to be no more than myth. As Emond`s Field burns, Moraine and her warrior-guardian help Rand and his companions to escape. But it is only the beginning of their troubles. For Moraine believes Rand Al`Thor is the Dragon Reborn, and that he is fated to unite the world against the rising darkness and lead the fight against a being so powerful and evil it is known simply as the Dark One. Part One of the opening volume to Robert Jordan`s classic Wheel of Time series, The Eye of the World continues with TO THE BLIGHT, also available in March 2003. Printed Pages: 832. Bookseller Inventory # 43538

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 9.97
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 5.05
From India to U.S.A.
2.
The Eye of the World (ISBN: 1857230760 / 1-85723-076-0)
Jordan, Robert
ISBN 10: 1857230760
ISBN 13: 9781857230765
Bookseller: Blackwell Online (Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: Little, Brown Book Group Orbit, 1991. paperback. Book Condition: New. *** NEW COPY *** TITLE SHIPPED FROM UK *** Binding paperback The book which launched a fantasy legend now available in hardback Life in Emond's Field has been pretty boring for Rand Al'Thor and his friends until a strange young woman arrives in their village. Moraine is an Aes Sedai, a magician with the. Bookseller Inventory # 1857230760

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 16.49
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 5.61
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
3.
The Eye of the World (Wheel of Time) (ISBN: 1857230760 / 1-85723-076-0)
Jordan, Robert
ISBN 10: 1857230760
ISBN 13: 9781857230765
Bookseller: Revaluation Books (Exeter, DEV, United Kingdom)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: Orbit, 1992. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 832 pages. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __1857230760

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 15.85
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 9.62
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
4.
The Eye of the World. Das Auge der Welt, englische Ausgabe (ISBN: 9781857230765)
Jordan, Robert
ISBN 10: 1857230760
ISBN 13: 9781857230765
Bookseller: Buchhandlung - Bides GbR (Dresden, SA, Germany)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 2

Book Description: Brown Book Group Orbit Little. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 18 cm. Neuware - The book which launched a fantasy legend now available in hardback 814 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9781857230765

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 15.62
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 9.99
From Germany to U.S.A.
5.
The Wheel of Time 01. The Eye of the World (ISBN: 9781857230765)
Jordan, Robert
ISBN 10: 1857230760
ISBN 13: 9781857230765
Bookseller: Rhein-Team Lörrach Ivano Narducci e.K. (Lörrach, BW, Germany)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 2

Book Description: Brown Book Group Little Jan 2005, 2005. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 180x108x53 mm. Neuware - The book which launched a fantasy legend now available in hardback Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9781857230765

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 15.62
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 12.59
From Germany to U.S.A.
6.
EYE OF THE WORLD (ISBN: 9781857230765)
Jordan, Robert
ISBN 10: 1857230760
ISBN 13: 9781857230765
Bookseller: PRIORITY BOOKS (SPRINGFIELD, VA, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 8

Book Description: PAPERBACK. Book Condition: NEW. NEW, NEVER USED, STANDARD SHIPPING 3-15 BUSINESS DAYS. EXPEDITED SHIPING 4-7 BUSINESS DAYS. THE BOOKS MAY BE SHIP FROM OVERSEAS FOR INVENTORY PURPOSE. BOOK. Bookseller Inventory # 9781857230765

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 22.89
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 6.70
Within U.S.A.
7.
The Eye Of The World: Book 1 of the Wheel of Time: 1/12 (ISBN: 1857230760 / 1-85723-076-0)
Jordan, Robert
ISBN 10: 1857230760
ISBN 13: 9781857230765
Bookseller: El Pinarillo Books (Surrey, UK, United Kingdom)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: Orbit, 1991. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. New and in stock. 12/12/1991. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 1857230760

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 19.36
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 14.41
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
8.
The Wheel of Time 01. The Eye of the World (ISBN: 9781857230765)
Jordan, Robert
ISBN 10: 1857230760
ISBN 13: 9781857230765
Bookseller: AHA-BUCH GmbH (Einbeck, NDS, Germany)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 2

Book Description: Brown Book Group Little Jan 2005, 2005. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 180x108x53 mm. Neuware - The book which launched a fantasy legend now available in hardback Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9781857230765

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 15.62
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 19.61
From Germany to U.S.A.
9.
The Eye of the World (Paperback) (ISBN: 1857230760 / 1-85723-076-0)
Jordan, Robert
ISBN 10: 1857230760
ISBN 13: 9781857230765
Bookseller: Grand Eagle Retail (Romulus, MI, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 109mm x 177mm x 43mm. Paperback. Life in Emond's Field has been pretty boring for Rand Al'Thor and his friends until a strange young woman arrives in their village. Moraine is an Aes Sedai, a magician with the ability to .Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 832 pages. 0.405. Bookseller Inventory # 9781857230765

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 35.98
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE Within U.S.A.
10.
The Wheel of Time 01. The Eye of the World (ISBN: 9781857230765)
Jordan, Robert
ISBN 10: 1857230760
ISBN 13: 9781857230765
Bookseller: Rheinberg-Buch (Bergisch Gladbach, NRW, Germany)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 2

Book Description: Brown Book Group Little Jan 2005, 2005. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 180x108x53 mm. Neuware - The book which launched a fantasy legend now available in hardback Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9781857230765

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 15.62
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 21.67
From Germany to U.S.A.
View All Listings for this Book