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Author: James Alan Gardner
Publisher: New York : Eos, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Oar's transparent body is indestructible, yet the mind it houses will soon surrender to the catatonic torpor that has already claimed the others of her genetically altered human race. There is much Oar must accomplish before her "apathetic hibernation" overcomes her.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Alan Gardner
ISBN: 0380813297 9780380813292
OCLC Number: 48251831
Description: 377 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: James Alan Gardner.

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Oar's transparent body is indestructible, yet the mind it houses will soon surrender to the catatonic torpor that has already claimed the others of her genetically altered human race. There is much Oar must accomplish before her "apathetic hibernation" overcomes her.

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