Four nations, once five, comprise the Borderlands. They are Saldaea, Kandor, Arafel and Shienar. Malkier was a nation of the Borderlands before it fell to the Blight.


References (Possible Spoilers)#

  1. In The Dragon Reborn
    1. TDR,Ch11 - Hurin returns to Shienar with news that the Dragon has been reborn.
  2. In The Fires of Heaven
    1. TFoH,Prologue - There is fighting among the Shienarans.
  3. In Lord of Chaos
    1. LoC,Ch9 - There is fighting in the Borderlands over whether or not Rand is the true Dragon Reborn. It started in Shienar about the time the Stone of Tear fell.
  4. In The Path of Daggers
    1. TPoD,Prologue - Tenobia, Ethenielle, Paitar and Easar meet with their armies. They have thirteen Aes Sedai with them. They take a blood oath to find Rand al'Thor and do what needs to be done, whatever the price.
  5. In Winter's Heart
    1. WH,Ch9 - Elayne receives a report that the rulers of the Borderlands have disappeared. Later, she receives news of an army in Braem Wood.
    2. WH,Ch10 - Elayne tells Egwene about the Borderlanders. Egwene assumes it has to do with Rand.
    3. WH,Ch26 - Elayne sends Merilille to negotiate with the Borderlanders.
    4. WH,Ch27 - Elayne tells the Borderlanders that Rand is in Murandy. She will give them safe passage through Andor.
  6. In Crossroads of Twilight
    1. CoT,Ch14 - Heavy winter weather forces the Borderlanders to camp for the winter.
    2. CoT,Ch18 - The Green Ajah is particularly concerned about the Borderland army near New Braem.
  7. In Knife of Dreams
    1. KoD,Ch17 - The Borderlanders are camped fifty miles northeast of Caemlyn. The Kin are keeping an eye on them.
    2. KoD,Ch18 - Logain Ablar reports to Rand on the Borderland army in Andor.
    3. KoD,Ch35 - Elayne discusses her arrangemen with the Borderlanders with the High Seats.
  8. In The Gathering Storm
    1. TGS,Ch42 - Rand tells Rand that he has no idea why the Borderland armies would leave their posts.
    2. TGS,Ch44 - Rand goes to meet with the Borderlanders. He flies into a rage when he learns that they want him inside the Far Madding guardian.
  9. In Towers of Midnight
    1. ToM,Ch13 - Rand sends Narishma to Far Madding to set up a meeting with the Borderlanders.
    2. ToM,Ch51 - Rand meets with the Borderland rulers. They slap him and question him on an unknown person from the Age of Legends. His responses fufull an ancient Arafellin Foretelling. Rand forces them to swear fealty to him before he will transport them to the Last Battle.
    3. ToM,Epilogue - Rand and Min sleep in the Borderlander camp at the Field of Merrilor.

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