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A Door Into Ocean

By Joan Slonczewski
  • ISBN Code: : 9781429963657
  • Publisher : Orb Books
  • Pages : 416
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 134
  • Book Compatibility : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Pdf : a-door-into-ocean.pdf

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A Door into Ocean is the novel upon which the author's reputation as an important SF writer principally rests. A ground-breaking work both of feminist SF and of world-building hard SF, it concerns the Sharers of Shora, a nation of women on a distant moon in the far future who are pacifists, highly advanced in biological sciences, and who reproduce by parthenogenesis--there are no males--and tells of the conflicts that erupt when a neighboring civilization decides to develop their ocean world, and send in an army. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

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