|cover of 1st edition|
|Author(s)||Marion Zimmer Bradley|
|Darkover, Novel 20|
The Planet Savers
The World Wreckers
Brief Summary: Lew Alton returns to Darkover, bringing the Sharra matrix with him. Sharra is raised again and only the revealing of the Hastur Gift in it's full measure can control the daemon.
What makes this novel uniqueEdit
- Lew Alton - Heir to the Alton Domain
- Regis Hastur - Heir to the Hastur Domain
- Danilo Syrtis - Paxman to Regis Hastur; nedestro Heir to the Ardais Domain
- Diotima Ridenow - Young woman of the Ridenow family
- Robert Raymond Kadarin - main instigator of Sharra Rebellion
- Thyra Darriell - Kadarin's wife, a wild, self-taught telepath.
- Beltran Aldaran - Lord Aldaran, Lew's cousin, also a part of the Sharra Rebellion.
- Dyan Ardais - Lord Ardais, despises Terrans.
- Derik Elhalyn - Prince Derik, Heir to the Elhalyn Domain
- Callina Alliard - under-keeper of Comyn Tower. Lady Aillard
- Linnel Lindir-Aillard - Callina's sister, financee of Prince Derik.
- Jeff Kerwin, Jr. - laranzu of Arilinn Tower, his given name is Damon Lanart-Alton
- Ashara - incredibly old, almost legendary Keeper of Comyn Tower
- Kathie Marshall - Terranan nurse from Vainwal. Took care of Dio Ridenow there. Cherilly twin of Linnel Linder-Aillard.
- Kennard Alton - Lord Alton, Lew's father
- Marius Montray-Lanart - Lew's younger brother
- Rafe Scott - a friend of Marius's; Marjorie Scott's brother, involved in the Sharra Rebellion
- Erril - Regis's man servant
- Lerrys Ridenow - Dio's brother, a friend of Marius and Rafe
- Danvan Hastur - Lord Hastur, Regent to Prince Derik, Regi's grandfather
- Andres - longtime Alton coridom, originally Terran