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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Ark was the greatest city in the Pleiades Federation. Mother and Father were
important people and were often away. When they were home they talked of
Draco, its capital world Earth; they talked of the realignment, the prospect of
Here ia the Federation we have three quarters the population of Draco spread
over three hundred and twelve worlds. ... "I think he should have—" "Do you know
why the Pleiades Federation is a political entity separate from Draco? Do you ...
He saw in Pleiades independence a chance to become the most powerful man in
a political entity that might someday rival Draco. Before my father was your ...
sovereignty that the Pleiades Federation made in 'twenty-six. One of my personal
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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