Sword of Chaos

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Sword of Chaos
File:Sword of chaos.jpg
Cover of the first edition
Author edited by Marion Zimmer Bradley
Cover artist Hannah M. G. Shapero
Country United States
Language English
Series Darkover
Genre sword and planet short stories
Publisher DAW Books
Publication date
Media type Print (Paperback)
Pages 240 pp
ISBN 0-87997-722-1
OCLC 8311149

Sword of Chaos and Other Stories is an anthology of sword and planet short stories edited by Marion Zimmer Bradley. The stories are set in Bradley's world of Darkover. The book was first published by DAW Books in April, 1982.


  • Introduction, by Marion Zimmer Bradley
  • After Landfall
  • The Cycles of Legend
    • "Dark Lady," by Jane Brae-Bedell
    • "A Legend of the Hellers," by Terry Tafoya
  • In the Hundred Kingdoms
  • Between the Ages
    • "Di Catenas," by Adrienne Martine-Barnes
    • "Of Two Minds," by Susan Hansen
    • "Through Fire and Frost," by Dorothy J. Heydt
  • In the Days of the Comyn
    • "The Way of a Wolf," by Lynne Holdom
    • "Cold Hall," by Aly Parsons
    • "The Lesson of the Inn," by Marion Zimmer Bradley
    • "Confidence," by Phillip Wayne
  • The Empire and Beyond
    • "Camilla," by Patricia Mathews
    • "Where the Heart Is," by Millea Kenin
    • "Skeptic," by Lynn Mims
    • "A Recipe for Failure," by Millea Kenin