The faded sun: Kesrith

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Daw Books, Aug 1, 1978 - Fiction - 252 pages
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For the first time in one volume--the complete trilogy comprised of the novels "Kesrith, Shon'jir, " and "Kutath." A race of golden-skinned, golden eyed creatures is nearly annihilated in a war with "human" fighters. It's up to three individuals to save the race from extinction. Can they retrace the galaxy-wide path of this nomadic race through millennia to reclaim the ancient world that gave them life?

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The Faded Sun trilgoy opens with volume 1: Kesrith. This is a story of three space-faring races, (Human, Regul, and mri). In the midst of a three-pronged peace accord a lone human finds himself on the ... Read full review

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The war is over. In most cases, for most races, that would be a great news. But not for the mri of Kesrith - because the end of this war is marking the end of their species as well. Or so it looks ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
5
Section 2
15
Section 3
26
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About the author (1978)

A multiple award-winning author of more than thirty novels, C. J. Cherryh received her B.A. in Latin from the University of Oklahoma, and then went on to earn a M.A. in Classics from Johns Hopkins University. Cherryh's novels, including Tripoint, Cyteen, and The Pride of Chanur, are famous for their knife-edge suspense and complex, realistic characters. Cherryh won the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer in 1977. She was also awarded the Hugo Award for her short story Cassandra in 1979, and the novels Downbelow Station in 1982 and Cyteen in 1989.

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