Science fiction master Delany's novel is the story of Lorq von Ray, an intrepid spaceship captain determined to travel through the core of a recently imploded sun. Wise, witty, and whirlingly paced, this tale is the highest order of speculative fiction as it casts a new light on some of humanity's oldest truths and most enduring myths.Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
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Even with a certificate, it was hard to sign onto a star-run straight from Earth. For a
couple of years he plugged into a small commercial line that ran the Shifting
Triangle run: Earth to Mars, Mars to Ganymede, Ganymede to Earth. But by now
It's at Earth, Paris, on' the He St.-Louis. But it's just three days after the Regatta.
You wouldn't be able to get there — " "Caliban can make Earth in three days." "
No, Lorq! You're not going to go all the way to Earth in that tiny—" 'Tve never
Before there was any settling in the Pleiades at all, expansion throughout Draco
was carried on by national governments on Earth, or by corporations, ones
comparable to Red-shift — corporations and governments that could afford the
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Challenge #6 of Book Riot's 2019 Read Harder Challenge is "A book by an AOC set in or about space." Over the years, I have read, and loved, many books by Samuel R. Delany. One book that has been ... Read full review
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I probably read this because of what Jo Walton said in [Why is this Book so Great] Really? I’m not very archetype’d. Interesting and not the same-old-same-old, it nevertheless doesn’t strike me as ... Read full review