Falcon

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Ace Books, 1989 - Fiction - 281 pages
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His planet was stolen, besieged by agents of the Central Worlds Concorde. Now Niki Falcom must fight his way to glory to become one of the great--and last--star-pilots. But behind his fighting power lies a deadly drug that destroys his body's defenses. And while it gives him the strength to defend a planet, it renders him helpless to save himself.

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User Review  - reading_fox - LibraryThing

Fun, but oddly structured. Lacking in any kind of obvious relevance to current social problems it's still well enough written with an interesting hero. The setting is some vaguely benevolent corporate ... Read full review

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User Review  - AltheaAnn - LibraryThing

Part one" of this book gives us Niki, a prince on a well-established colony world heavily influenced by Welsh culture (but not the Welsh culture that one usually finds in fantasy novels - more like ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
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Section 2
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Section 3
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About the author (1989)

Emma Bull's "War for the Oaks" won the "Locus" Award for Best First Novel. Her subsequent works have included "Falcon, "the Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy Award-finalist "Bone Dance, Finder, " and (with Steven Brust) "Freedom and Necessity." She lives in Tucson, Arizona.

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