Rand Al'Thor is determined to flee his destiny but he cannot run for ever. With every passing day the Dark One grows in strength and strives to shatter his ancient prison, to break the Wheel and bring an end to Time. If he is not stopped, the Pattern that sustains reality will be destroyed and the world will be damned for ever. So, even as Rand runs, the Pattern draws him closer to his fate . . .
So concludes part two of THE GREAT HUNT, the continuing epic tale of Rand Al'Thor, and those who fight to preserve the world from the threat of the Dark.
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Robert Jordan was born in 1948 in South Carolina, where he lives with his wife Harriet. He is a graduate of the Military College of South Carolina, with a degree in physics. He served two tours of duty in Vietnam. His hobbies include hunting, fishing, sailing and pipe collecting.