The star dwellers by James Blish

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Published by Sphere in London .

Written in English

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Originally published, New York , Putnam, 1961 ; London , Faber, 1962.

Book details

StatementJames Blish.
SeriesSphere science fiction
The Physical Object
Pagination141p. ;
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21500632M
ISBN 100722117035
OCLC/WorldCa6578782

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Cover: The Star Dwellers () • by Richard Powers Notes: • © • Publication date from printing history in the third printing • The cover artist is not credited, no visible signature on the artwork • Credit to Powers from Jane Frank • Cover printed in the US, book in Canada.

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Artist credit from the book The Art of Richard Powers by Jane Frank. Printed in the US External IDs: Web page. Contents (view Concise Listing) 5 • Forward (The Star Dwellers) • () • essay by James Blish; 9 • The Star Dwellers • [Heart Stars • 1] • () • novel by James Blish.

Primary Verifications. Verifier Date Type. After rescuing her father and younger sister, Adele is forced to leave her family and Tristan behind to find her mother in the cruel and dangerous realm of the star dwellers.

Amid blossoming feelings for Adele, Tristan must cast his feelings aside and let her find her own way among the star dwellers while he accompanies Adele's father to meet with the leaders of the moon dwellers and decide. The Star Dwellers Summary. The Star Dwellers by James Blish. pages. Pictorial paper cover.

Neat, clean, with heavy tanning and foxing to pages and text block edges. Some light marking and sunning. Book is slightly warped. Why buy from World of Books.

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Dwellers in the Crucible is a Star Trek: The Original Series novel written by Margaret Wander Bonanno. A bestseller, it was the author's breakout novel, retelling the central Star Trek story of the friendship between James T. Kirk and Spock through the experiences of two female civilians, Egyptian Cleante al Faisal and Vulcan T'Shael.

It is noted for its emphasis on interpersonal relationships over. Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif; The Star Dwellers: James Blish: G. Putnam's Sons. Since Dwellers are sufficiently long-lived to colonise the galaxy at sub-light speed, the very existence of such a network was considered doubtful.

The Dweller List is only a list of star systems. Portals are relatively small and can be anywhere within a system so long as it is a point of zero net gravitational attraction, such as a Lagrange point. The Star Dwellers, book 2: After rescuing her father and younger sister, Adele is forced to leave her family and Tristan behind to find her mother in the cruel and dangerous realm of the star dwellers.

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Margaret Wander Bonanno is the bestselling author of Star Trek: Burning Dreams; Star Trek The Lost Era: Catalyst of Sorrows, Star Trek: Dwellers in the Crucible and Star Trek: Strangers from the Sky, as well as two science fiction trilogies, The Others and Preternatural. Born in Brooklyn, New York, she now lives on the Left : Pocket Books/Star Trek.

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