Cachalot: a novel

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Ballantine Books, Apr 12, 1980 - Fiction - 275 pages
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Review: Cachalot (Humanx Commonwealth #8)

User Review  - Casey Carlisle - Goodreads

This novel totally captivated every corner of my imagination. I had a passing fascination with Marine Biology, but after reading this book, and a little research in the real world, I pursued a degree ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tanna - Goodreads

Great concept of a world for cetaceans. Good mystery, too. Read full review

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ALAN DEAN FOSTER has written in a variety of genres, in?cluding hard science fiction, fantasy, horror, detective, western, historical, and contemporary fiction. He is the author of the New York Times bestseller Star Wars: The Approaching Storm, as well as novelizations of several films including Star Wars, the first three Alien films, and Alien Nation. His novel Cyber Way won the Southwest Book Award for Fiction in 1990, the first science fiction work ever to do so. Foster and his wife, JoAnn Oxley, live in Prescott, Arizona, in a house built of brick that was salvaged from an early-twentieth-century miners? brothel.

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