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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What marks Delany as a cut above is that he doesn't go for the most obvious approach to a subject- though the first few chapters suggest it, this isn't a science-fiction take on Moby-Dick. Sure, that ... Read full review
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Space opera, if shorter than most of those, but acid-etched in mythology and [other] historical great works. The Tarot plays a strong role in the book, perhaps 10% of it with specifically related ... Read full review