Thomas Covenant is an author who has contracted leprosy. He has been abandoned by his family and shunned by society. One day he appears to have a car accident and is magically transported to The Land. The Land is a world full of health and people dedicated to the preservation of life and The Land. Covenant is convinced The Land is a dream after he is treated with a mysterious substance called ‘hurtloam’ and his damaged nerves begin to heal. He refuses to believe in The Land thinking he is dreaming and dubs himself the Unbeliever. This complete Chronicles of Thomas Covenant the Unbeliever contains the books ‘Lord Foul’s Bane’, ‘The Illearth War’ and ‘The Power that Preserves’.