Frank Herbert & Bill Ransom~The Lazarus Effect~1st Edition/1st Print~Hardcover

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The Lazarus Effect. Bill Ransom, for his part, is a Pulitzer Prize-nominated poet. Frank Herbert. A group of Sirenians also wish to dispose of the islanders, whom they consider to be less than human.
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Format:
Hardcover
Topic:
Action, Adventure
Publication Year:
1983
Type:
Novel
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Title:
The Lazarus
Author:
Frank Herbert
Genre:
Science Fiction
Language:
English
Age Level:
Adults
Modified Item:
No
Special Attributes:
1st Edition, Dust Jacket
Country/Region of Manufacture:
United States
ISBN:
9780399128158

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Frank Herbert and Bill Ransom described the attempt by humans to colonize a.

hostile planet, Pandora, whose oceans were once inhabited by an immense and.

intelligent being, the Varec Avata. Abandoned by the intelligent machine of the.

Ship that brought them to Pandora, decimated by the effects of a deliberately.

induced genetic mutation, the human colonists had to face a tremendous struggle.

to survive, eventually destroying the planet ... and discover, to at his own expense,.

that the varec regulated the turbulence of the oceans.

the continents to the point of turning Pandora into an immense, unique and.

turbulent sea. Several centuries have passed and the survivors have evolved,.

forming two separate factions, which constitute almost two distinct races: the.

technologically advanced Sirenians, who live in the highly sophisticated depths.

of the sea; and the islanders, almost all mutated to some degree, who live in.

huge organic raft-cities, floating in the oceans of Pandora, and whose way of.

with great difficulties, although at the beginning of the novel peace reigns,.

although threatened by various factors. The sirenians try to recover, by.

orbiting the planet, the hibernation tanks abandoned by the Ship, which contain.

a great variety of non-mutated animal life, as well as humans in suspended.

animation, with which they try to restore life in the drylands of Pandora. . A.

group of Sirenians also wish to dispose of the islanders, whom they consider to.

be less than human. And as a result of another Sirenian project, the varec,.

brilliant ecologist and futurist, as well as the author of a number of.

best-sellers including the Dune saga, one of the best-selling books in all of.

science fiction history. Bill Ransom, for his part, is a Pulitzer.

Prize-nominated poet. Both joined their efforts to create, from the work of.

Herbert Destiny: the void, a trilogy acclaimed throughout the world, which.

brings together the themes of artificial intelligence and the computer turned.

into god, the conquest of a strange and dangerous world , and the evolution of.

Lazarus Effect and The Ascension Factor, which have been described as the most.

exciting adventure after Dune, are three books that cannot be missing in any.

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