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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"You can really hurt somebody if you don't use this thing properly. It's highly
directional, and the amount of light and sound you can get out of it could detach
somebody's retina or rupture an eardrum. To get opacity in the hologram images,
There had been factories run by a single man before, an uninvolved character
who turned a switch on in the morning, slept half the day, checked a few dials at
lunchtime, then turned things off before he left in the evening. Now a man went to
"Aw, cut it out, Katin." "IVe been hunting a subject for my book with both historical
import and humanity as well You're it, Mouse. My book should be your biography!
It should tell where you've been, what you've done, the things you've seen, ...
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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
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