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Beyond this horizon

Author: Robert A Heinlein
Publisher: Riverdale, NY : Baen Publishing Enterprises, [2014] ©1942
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Utopia has been achieved. For centuries, disease, hunger, poverty and war have been things found only in the history tapes. And applied genetics has given men and women the bodies of athletes and a lifespan of over a century." "But Hamilton Felix is bored. And he is the culmination of a star line; each of his last thirty ancestors chosen for superior genes. Hamilton is, as far as genetics can produce one, the  Read more...
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Heinlein, Robert A. (Robert Anson), 1907-1988.
Beyond this horizon.
Riverdale, NY : Baen Publishing Enterprises, [2014]
(OCoLC)899253186
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert A Heinlein
ISBN: 9781625793140 1625793146
OCLC Number: 1190930519
Notes: A Baen Book.
Description: 1 online resource (239 pages)
Responsibility: Robert A. Heinlein.

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Utopia has been achieved. For centuries, disease, hunger, poverty and war have been things found only in the history tapes. And applied genetics has given men and women the bodies of athletes and a lifespan of over a century." "But Hamilton Felix is bored. And he is the culmination of a star line; each of his last thirty ancestors chosen for superior genes. Hamilton is, as far as genetics can produce one, the ultimate man. And this ultimate man can see no reason why the human race should survive, and has no intention of continuing the pointless comedy.

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