A Crown of Swords

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A Crown of Swords
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Original cover of A Crown of Swords, showing Rand al'Thor standing in Shadar Logoth
Author Robert Jordan
Cover artist Darrell K. Sweet
Tyler Jacobson (2013 Edition)
Country United States
Language English
Series The Wheel of Time
Genre Fantasy
Published 1996 (Tor Books/U.S. and Orbit/UK)
Media type Print (Hardback & Paperback)
Pages 720 pp (U.S. hardback edition)
ISBN 0-312-85767-5 (US hardback edition)
OCLC 33819178
813/.54 20
LC Class PS3560.O7617 C76 1996
Preceded by Lord of Chaos
Followed by The Path of Daggers
A Crown of Swords was the first Wheel of Time book for which the cover of the first paperback edition, shown here, did not use the same art as the hardcover edition.

A Crown of Swords (abbreviated as aCoS by fans) is the seventh book of The Wheel of Time fantasy series written by American author Robert Jordan. It was published by Tor Books and released on May 15, 1996. A Crown of Swords consists of a prologue and 41 chapters.

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A Crown of Swords has three primary plotlines:

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