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Title:
Realms of dragons : the worlds of Weis and Hickman
Author:
Little, Denise.
Edition:
First U.S. edition.
Publication Information:
New York : HarperPrism, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xi, 218 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
General Note:
Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman contributed interviews to this work.

Contributors from table of contents.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780061052392
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

In the tradition of "The Wheel of Time, " this lavishly illustrated work is a definitive reference guide to the fantasy worlds of bestselling authors Weis and Hickman. Illustrations, many in full color.


Author Notes

Margaret Weis was born on March 16, 1948 in Independence, Missouri. She graduated from the University of Missouri in 1970. She worked for Herald Publishing House, starting as a proofreader and leaving as the editorial director of their trade press division. In 1983, she went to work for TSR, Inc., the company responsible for numerous role-playing games including Dungeons and Dragons.

At TSR, she was part of the design team responsible for the creation of the DragonLance saga, which lead to the DragonLance fantasy series of books. She collaborated with Tracy Hickman to write many of the books. She is also the author of the Star of the Guardian series, the Death Gate Cycle, and the Darksword Trilogy. In addition to writing, she is the owner and president of Mag Force 7, which produces collectible trading card games.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Table of Contents

Denise LittleAmy StoutJanet PackJean RabeJ. Robert KingJean RabeJean RabeJean Rabe
Introductionp. xi
1 The Novels of Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickmanp. 1
2 An Interview with Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickmanp. 17
3 Characters, Places, and Things in the Death Gate Cyclep. 59
4 Characters, Places, and Things in the Dragonlance Novelsp. 93
5 Characters, Places, and Things in the Rose of the Prophet Cyclep. 167
6 Characters, Places, and Things in the Darksword Trilogyp. 181
7 Characters, Places, and Things in the Starshield Seriesp. 201
Author Notesp. 217