Science fiction master Delany's novel is the story of Lorq von Ray, an intrepid spaceship captain determined to travel through the core of a recently imploded sun. Wise, witty, and whirlingly paced, this tale is the highest order of speculative fiction as it casts a new light on some of humanity's oldest truths and most enduring myths.Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - RandyStafford - LibraryThing
My reactions to reading this novel in 1998. Spoilers follow. After reading this novel, I can understand why, in the 1960s, Delany had the literary fame he did. Again, in its poetic language and ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - salimbol - LibraryThing
Another intriguing classic SF work from Delany, notable for its fascination with language, the sense of rich cultural diversities and possibilities it presents us with, a lingering sense of the ... Read full review