Stations of the Tide

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Avon Books, Mar 1, 1992 - Fiction - 252 pages
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Award-winning author Michael Swanwick brings us a deeply engrossing and thought-provoking novel about human civilization on the brink of extinction. This astonishing future take on Shakespeare's "The Tempest", depicts a world doomed by encroaching water and the extraordinary lengths to which its people will go to ensure their survival.

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The ending is simple, perfect and brilliant. - Goodreads
It's a neat premise, but I didn't love the execution. - Goodreads
The ending redeemed some of the knots in the narrative. - Goodreads

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User Review  - John Sorensen - Goodreads

I did not know what to expect from this book. The book covered a lot of territory, and I liked the less than expected ending. Read full review

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User Review  - Eric Taylor - Goodreads

One of my favorite books. Vivid and entrancing ocean-centric language. Fascinating concepts. Read full review


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Michael Swanwick lives in Philadelphia, PA. He has won five Hugo Awards and one Nebula Award.

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