This immortal

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Ace Books, 1968 - Fiction - 186 pages
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Conrad Nomikos has a long, rich personal history that he'd rather not talk about and a job he'd rather not do. Escorting an alien grandee on a tour around a shattered post-nuclear war Earth is not something he relishes, especially when he becomes central to an intrigue determining Earth's future.

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Review: This Immortal

User Review  - Michael Burnam-fink - Goodreads

This Immortal follows an episode in the long and danger-filled life of Konstantin Karaghiosis, among other names (but call him Conrad). Seat-filling commissioner of Arts, Monuments, and Archives ... Read full review

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User Review  - Stuart - Goodreads

This Immortal: Flamboyant New Wave SF with Greek mythic overtones Originally posted at Fantasy Literature Roger Zelazny was one of the darlings of the New Wave in the 1960s, mainly with short stories ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
5
Section 2
78
Section 3
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About the author (1968)

Author Roger Zelazny was born in Euclid, Ohio on May 13, 1937. After receiving his B.A. from Case Western Reserve University and his M.A. from Columbia University, Zelazny began publishing science fiction stories in 1962. His reputation has gone through ups and downs, but he was given a Nebula award in 1966 for And Call Me Coward (1965), in a tie with Dune by Frank Herbert. He won a total of three Nebula awards and six Hugo awards. A prolific writer, Zelazny's works focus on the relationship between illusion and reality. He always pays close attention to his craft, and his stories are intelligent, occasionally sentimental, often romantic and, to his many fans, very satisfying. He died of kidney failure secondary to colorectal cancer on June 14, 1995.

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