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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The bartender had plugged the sweeper into his wrist and the machine hissed
over dirt and bloody fragments. "You want another drink?" "No," the Mouse's
voice whispered from his ruined larynx. "No. I was finished. Who was that?" "
Used to ...
He took the smaller, six-prong plug and slipped it into the plug on the underside
of his left wrist; then the other into his right. Both radial nerves were connected
with Olga. At the back of his neck was another socket. He slipped the last plug in
Because of its nature, most work could be converted into plug-in jobs and done
much more efficiently than it had been before. In tlje rare cases where production
was slightly less efficient, Clark pointed out the psychological benefits to the ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mtbearded1 - www.librarything.com
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