Many dangerous obstacles threatened would-be travelers in this land. Vicious dust storms could blind riders so they could not even see the ears of their camels. Rain rarely fell, and sources of water were practically non-existent. Scorching daytime temperatures could be followed by freezing nights.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Rick Swan (1994). Al-Qadim: Caravans: Campaign Guide. (TSR, Inc), p. 14. ISBN 1-56076-903-3.
- ↑ Jeff Grubb (August 1992). Land of Fate (Maps). (TSR, Inc). ISBN 978-1560763291.
- ↑ Jeff Grubb (August 1992). Land of Fate (Adventurer's Guide to Zakhara). (TSR, Inc), p. 8. ISBN 978-1560763291.
- ↑ Paul Culotta (March 1999). “The Ecology of Hammer & Anvil: Firenewt and Giant strider”. In Dave Gross ed. Dragon #257 (TSR, Inc.), pp. 88–93.