Port Eternity

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Penguin Group USA, 1987 - Fiction - 192 pages
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Lancelot, Elaine, Percivale, Gawain, Modred--created people, cloned to suit the purposes of their opulent owner aboard the Maid, a fantasy of a spaceship. They live in a kind of dream--until they face a crisis they were never designed to master.

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Review: Port Eternity (Age of Exploration #1)

User Review  - Arthurian Lucre - Goodreads

I started this book with a frown and zero expectations because I picked it in an arthurian mood (and in the blurb it's clear that the characters are not really the arthurian ones) and I've never liked ... Read full review

Review: Port Eternity (Age of Exploration #1)

User Review  - Lynn - Goodreads

Kind of melancholy. A different look at the King Arthur legend. I've never been that fond of the King Arthur mythos. Too much sadness and unrequited love for me. Read full review


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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. Cherryh has traveled from New York to Istanbul, and her hobbies include needlepoint, painting, and refinishing furniture. Cherryh, who also goes by the name Caroline Janice Cherry, resides in Oklahoma.

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