Author Ross's Book
A Flame in Hali
Daw, August 2004, 24.95, 480 pp.
The World of Darkover enhances psychic (laran) powers and wars are fought over long distances using special laran weapons created for that purpose. At the end of the age of the Hundred Kingdoms, King Carolin Hastur and keeper Varzil Ridenow pressure the various realms to sign the Compact that would ban long distance weapons of mass destruction.
King Carolin doesn't know it but he has a very pow...
The Fall Of Neskaya - Clingfire Trilogy
Marion Zimmer Bradley and Deborah J. Ross
Daw, Jul 2001, 24.95, 448 pp.
The Terran colony of Darkover sunk into a feudal state because of a lack of communication between the planet and earth. It is a world where several kingdoms vie for prominence and war is a way of life. The most destructive weapons are created from laran, a form of psychic energy, which can be used at great distances to harm an enemy.
One of the gr...
Zandru's Forge - Clingfire Trilogy 2
Daw, June 2003, 24.95, 528 pp.
On the world of Darkover during the age of THE HUNDRED KINGDOMS, petty kings make the Towers (places where people with strong psychic powers gather) build laran (psychic) weapons that can be used without the combatants ever coming face the face. In the tower of Arilinn two young men strike up a friendship that will last them all their lives and change their world for the better.
Carolin Hastur, d...