Isle of Woman

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Macmillan, Sep 15, 1994 - Fiction - 480 pages
7 Reviews
A magnificent saga of passion, heroism, and survival, Piers Anthony's Isle of Woman is a tale like no other ever written. It is nothing less than the story of humanity itself, from its savage origins to its troubled future, told through the lives on one family reborn throughout history.

At once grand in scope and intimate in human detail, Isle of Woman tells the story of a man and a woman born at the dawn of human history, separated by fate, yet united by an unquenchable passion that even time could not conquer: Blaze, the fireworker who raised his kind out of savagery, and Ember, the beautiful green-eyed woman who forever haunted his dreams.

Isle of Woman is a powerful and prophetic masterwork from one of the bestselling storytellers of our time.
 

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User Review  - librisissimo - LibraryThing

Substance: An interesting way to dispense fictionalized speculative anthropological "information", through the medium of a connected series of episodes using the same names and "back story" for ... Read full review

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User Review  - Snukes - LibraryThing

I loved the way this book was set up, using the same characters in many different settings and cultures throughout history. Very creative and really engaging. My favorite in the whole set. Read full review

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Page 1 - THIS is A WORK OF fiction, based on research on the derivation and nature of the human kind.

About the author (1994)

Piers Anthony is one of the world's most popular fantasy and science-fiction authors and a New York Times bestseller twenty-one times over. He is the author of series including Mode, Geodyssey and Xanth, which has been read and loved by millions of readers around the world. Piers Anthony lives in Inverness, Florida. Piers Anthony has a devoted fan following, and he daily receives hundreds of letters and emails from them. He lives in Inverness, Florida.

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