Article written by Gerrin
Thaxtharken was a mountain dwarf city founded by the dwarven nation of Thoradin. It was located inside the Khalkist Mountains, near Thorin. It was founded shortly after the resettling of Thoradin as a second manufacturing center. Near the city were lakes of lava that were used to provide heat for the forges and smelters. Many of the coins of Istar were minted in the city, as well as many of the weapons and armors of Thoradin.
This article has been viewed 1,814 times. It was added on April 4, 2007, and was last modified on April 4, 2007.
Information presented in the Dragonlance Lexicon has been independently researched by a team of volunteers, and original sources have been cited for each article. This and any other Lexicon articles are intended for personal use only and may NOT be posted on any other web site or otherwise distributed.