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The Godwhale

Bass, T. J.

Editorial: Ballantine Books/Del Rey, Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A., 1983
ISBN 10: 0345310950 / ISBN 13: 9780345310958
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Título: The Godwhale

Editorial: Ballantine Books/Del Rey, Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.

Año de publicación: 1983

Encuadernación: Mass Market Paperback

Condición del libro: New

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Unmarked and unread third printing (7/83) with Darrell Sweet cover art. Scarce in this condition. N° de ref. de la librería 013873

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A post-apocalyptic dystopian fable and sequel to Half Past Human

Rorqual Maru was a cyborg?part organic whale, part mechanized ship?and part god. She was a harvester: a vast plankton rake, now without a crop, abandoned by earth society when the seas died. So she selected an island for her grave, hoping to keep her carcass visible for salvage. Although her long ear heard nothing, she believed that man still lived in his hive. If he should ever return to the sea, she wanted to serve. She longed for the thrill of a human's bare feet touching the skin of her deck. She missed the hearty hails, the sweat, and the laughter. She needed mankind. But all humans were long gone?or were they?

Biografía del autor: T. J. Bass (1932-2011) is the pen name of Thomas Joseph Bassler, an American science fiction writer and doctor, principally known for his "Hive" stories. The first of these were combined into the novel Half Past Human, which was nominated for the Nebula Award in 1972. Its loose sequel, The Godwhale, was also nominated three years later. His work explored the theme of overpopulation and was notable for its strong command of biological extrapolation.

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