Thalia.de

The Godwhale

A post-apocalyptic dystopian fable by the acclaimed author of HALF PAST HUMAN, with an introduction by Ken MacLeod

Rorqual Maru was a cyborg - part organic whale, part mechanised 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?

Portrait
Thomas Joseph Bassler was an American science fiction writer and doctor, principally known for his ´Hive´ stories. The first of these, published in GALAXY SCIENCE FICTION and IF, were combined into the novel HALF PAST HUMAN, which was nominated for the NEBULA AWARD in 1972. 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. He died in 2011.
… weiterlesen
In den Warenkorb
Filialabholung

Versandkostenfrei

Bezahlung bei Abholung

Beschreibung

Produktdetails


Einband Taschenbuch
Seitenzahl 304
Erscheinungsdatum 13.03.2014
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-0-575-12993-1
Reihe S.F. Masterworks
Verlag Orion Publishing Co
Maße (L/B/H) 190/120/23 mm
Gewicht 288
Buch (Taschenbuch, Englisch)
9,99
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Versandfertig in 1 - 2 Wochen
Versandkostenfrei
In den Warenkorb
Filialabholung

Versandkostenfrei

Bezahlung bei Abholung

Andere Kunden interessierten sich auch für

  • 15399647
    Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984)
    von George Orwell
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,99
  • 5061153
    Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984)
    von George Orwell
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,99
  • 31405171
    Game of Thrones 5-Copy Boxed Set
    von George R. R. Martin
    (7)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    25,90 bisher 37,49
  • 46442116
    A Darker Shade of Magic 03. A Conjuring of Light
    von V. E. Schwab
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,99
  • 3735936
    1984
    von George Orwell
    (1)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    7,99
  • 43068543
    The Three-Body Problem 1
    von Cixin Liu
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,99 bisher 11,80
  • 34066167
    Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984)
    von George Orwell
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,99
  • 47186725
    Caraval
    von Stephanie Garber
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,99
  • 45543311
    King's Cage
    von Victoria Aveyard
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    18,99
  • 43606500
    Uprooted
    von Naomi Novik
    (1)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    7,99
  • 45157989
    The Six of Crows Duology Boxed Set
    von Leigh Bardugo
    (2)
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    31,99 bisher 35,99
  • 45253183
    A Conjuring of Light
    von V. E. Schwab
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    24,99
  • 39418644
    Dungeons & Dragons Player's Handbook (Dungeons & Dragons Core Rulebooks)
    von Wizards Of The Coast
    (3)
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    49,99
  • 5687705
    Brave New World
    von Aldous Huxley
    (6)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,99
  • 40337600
    A Darker Shade of Magic 01
    von V. E. Schwab
    (2)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    7,99
  • 31411228
    Fahrenheit 451
    von Ray Bradbury
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,99
  • 42416940
    George R. R. Martin's a Game of Thrones Leather Cloth Boxed Set (Song of Ice and Fire Series)
    von George R. R. Martin
    (7)
    Buch (Leder)
    49,50 bisher 70,76
  • 29134933
    The Dark Tower 6. Song of Susannah
    von Stephen King
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,99
  • 29134916
    The Dark Tower 7
    von Stephen King
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,99
  • 29134890
    The Dark Tower 5. The Wolves of Calla
    von Stephen King
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,99

Kundenbewertungen


Es wurden noch keine Bewertungen geschrieben.

Wird oft zusammen gekauft

The Godwhale

The Godwhale

von T. J. Bass

Buch (Taschenbuch, Englisch)
9,99
+
=
Half Past Human

Half Past Human

von T. J. Bass

Buch (Taschenbuch)
9,99
+
=

für

19,98

inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.

Alle kaufen