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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"I'll tell you." "I think he should get that scar . . ." his mother's image spoke from the
viewing column. "It's been three days, and the longer he lets the scar go . . ." "If he
wants to go around looking as though there was an earthquake in his head, ...
I dismissed my whole crew with instructions to tell as many people as they could
all they knew. I let that madman stagger around the port babbling till Hell3
swallowed him. I waited. And I waited till what I was waiting for came. Then I
picked you ...
they can tell me a set of galactic co-ordinates, fine. Otherwise, I have no time for
them." "Your mother was from Earth and always harbored the Earthman's vague
distrust of mysticism, even though she admitted its efficacy intellectually. I hope ...
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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
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - quondame - LibraryThing
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