The Steel Tome is a tome found on level 13 of Hell in the original Diablo. Reading it initiates the Warlord of Blood quest.
It reads as follows:
- "The armories of Hell are home to the Warlord of Blood.
- In his wake lay the mutilated bodies of thousands.
- Angels and man alike have been cut down to
- fulfill his endless sacrifices to the dark ones
- who scream for one thing - blood."