Lord of Light

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Harper Collins, May 11, 2004 - Fiction - 304 pages
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Earth is long since dead. On a colony planet, a band of men has gained control of technology, made themselves immortal, and now rules their world as the gods of the Hindu pantheon. Only one dares oppose them: he who was once Siddhartha and is now Mahasamatman. Binder of Demons. Lord of Light.

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Not Amber, but better

User Review  - Fandyllic - Borders

1968 Hugo Award winner for for Best Novel. Lord of Light (1967) is one of my favorite books and I try to recommend it to most of my friends. It was my first introduction to south asian gods and ... Read full review

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Roger Zelazny burst onto the SF scene in the early 1960s with a series of dazzling and groundbreaking short stories. He won his first of six Hugo Awards for Lord of Light, and soon after produced the first book of his enormously popular Amber series, Nine Princes in Amber. In addition to his Hugos, he went on to win three Nebula Awards over the course of a long and distinguished career. He died on June 14, 1995.

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