The hollow earth: the narrative of Mason Algiers Reynolds of Virginia

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Rudy von Bitter Rucker
William Morrow and Company, 1990 - Fiction - 308 pages
Interweaving history with science fiction, this adventure--set in the pre-Civil War South--features Edgar Allan Poe and two cohorts exploring the exotic lands of Earth's core and discovering a parallel universe

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User Review  - RandyStafford - LibraryThing

My reactions to reading this novel in 2005. I didn’t care for this novel very much. First off, I’ve never been keen on the lost race/primitive alien culture story which is what you get when the ... Read full review

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User Review  - SusieBookworm - LibraryThing

Having read Rucker's Postsingular about a month ago, I can say that this book really surprised me. It's difficult to see that the same author wrote both books. The Hollow Earth is so much more ... Read full review


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Rudy Rucker is a mathematician, computer scientist, professor and writer who has twice won the Philip K. Dick Award for best SF paperback original, and has published a number of successful popular books on mathematical subjects, including "The Fourth Dimension" and "Infinity and the Mind." He lives in Los Gatos, California.

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