The Fall of the Towers
Bantam, 1986 - 416 pages
Come and enter Samuel Delany's tomorow, in this trilogy of high adventure, with acrobats and urchins, criminals and courtiers, fishermen and factory-workers, madmen and mind-readers, dwarves and ducheses, giants and geniuses, merchants and mathematicians, soldiers and scholars, pirates and poets, and a gallery of aliens who fly, crawl, burrow, or swim.
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THE FALL OF THE TOWERS Samuel R. Delany Out of the Dead City The Towers
of Toron City of a Thousand Suns BANTAM BOOKS TORONTO • NEW YORK •
LONDON • SYDNEY • AUCKLAND THE FALL OF THE TOWERS A Bantam ...
Only a few people were out. The sun set crowns of light on the towers of the city.
Gold caught on a balcony railing, snagged on a bright window as the sun
descended to street level. "Which direction?" Clea asked, pausing to look at the
But he followed, and two blocks later Nonik turned, his eyes risen to the charred
sky-line, and Arkor tried to block out what pounded at him from Nonik's mind. . . .
the fall of the towers, O ancient Christ, the fall of the towers, and the bared knife ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Larou - LibraryThing
The Fall of the Towers is an omnibus of a trilogy Delany wrote early in his career, and while it is nowhere near the quality of his best works, it is hard to believe that he was a mere 22 years old ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kimpe - LibraryThing
This book was interesting. It was my introduction to Delany, and there were many things I liked about this book, but there were also many things I did not. I never felt any true connection to any of ... Read full review