The Tithonian factor, and other stories by Richard Cowper

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Published by Gollancz in London .

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Statementby Richard Cowper
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Pagination150 p. ;
Number of Pages150
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Open LibraryOL16199367M
ISBN 100575034408
OCLC/WorldCa59195093

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 21 cm: Contents: The Tithonian factor --Brothers --Incident at Huacaloc --What did the Deazies do?--The Scent of Silverdill --A message to the King of sibility: by Richard Cowper. The Tithonian Factor takes us into the 22nd century and introduces the sempiterns, people who a hundred years or more earlier have taken a drug which confers a kind of immortality, but at an unexpected price.3/5(5).

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Other SF works try to evoke the repetitive The Tithonian factor of existence of the immortal. I generally dislike novels on this aspect of the theme — for example Raymond Z.

Gallun’s The Eden Cycle () is often just as tiring as the “ennui of the immortal” he and other stories book trying to evoke. The Tithonian Factor, Gollancz * The King and the Swan, (ss) The Magic Spectacles and Other Tales, Kerosina * The Magic Spectacles, (ss) The Magic Spectacles and Other Tales, Kerosina * A Matter of No Great Significance, (ss) F&SF Dec * A Message to the King of Brobdingnag, (nv) F&SF May The Tithonian Factor, Gollancz   The Tithonian Factor takes us into the 22nd century and introduces the sempiterns, people who a hundred years or more earlier have taken a drug which confers a kind of immortality, but at an unexpected : Orion Publishing Group.

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I’ve had better experience with his novels, but there may still be gems of his out there with one other collection, The Tithonian Factor and Other Stories (). Out There Where the Big Ships Go (, novelette) – 3/5 – (29 pages).

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Terry Carr & Martin H. Greenberg, Avon * The Tithonian Factor, (ss) Changes, ed. Michael Bishop & Ian Watson, Ace reviewed, uncredited, (br) Kliatt Young Adult Paperback Book Guide Jan * “The Suicide Plague” reviewed by Michael W. McClintock, (br) Science Fiction and Fantasy Book Review Dec * “Wanted by the Intergalactic Security Bureau” reviewed by J.

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Murry was the son of the writer John Middleton Murry and his second wife, the former Violet Le Maistre. His mother contracted pulmonary tuberculosis when Murry was 8 months old, and died just before his fifth birthday. Murry was nicknamed "Colin" by his grandmother, which later served as a semi-pseudonymous pen name for some of his books.

Cowper received perhaps the greatest acclaim for the opening novel of The White Bird of Kinship trilogy, The Road to Corlay, published in the US by Pocket in September It was nominated for the British Fantasy, Nebula and Balrog awards, and placed 7th on Locus’s annual list for Best sequels followed a few years later.

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A particularly notable (and neatly titled) negative story is Richard Cowper's "The Tithonian Factor" (in Changes, anthed Michael Bishop & Ian Watson), in which hasty users of a technology that gives them a Struldbrugg-like longevity are discomfited by the subsequent discovery that humans do indeed have a joyous spiritual afterlife (see.

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This book is a prequel to the two previous novels, Eon and Eternity, looking at the early career of the Hexamon politician Olmy, and it deals with him being sent on a mission to a world that a group of dissidents opened a gate to from the Way, the mathematical space/time construct that formed the setting for much of the other two a prequel, it might be thought that it could be read.

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This volume contains all of the Changewar stories. MICHAEL BISHOP and IAN WATSON(eds.) Changes: Stories of Metamorphosis (1st ACE printing and PBO). Short story collection.

Includes Sporting with the Chid (Barrington J. Bayley), The Wife’s Story (Ursula K. Le Guin), Rogue Tomato (Michael Bishop), The New Me (Thomas M. Disch), Legacy (Charles Sheffield), Sisohpromatem (Kit Reed), The. Manus Track Preservation Bias as a Key Factor for Assessing Trackmaker Identity and Quadrupedalism in Basal Ornithopods Article (PDF Available) in PLoS ONE 8(1):e.

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Individual story copyrights are in the author. Richard Cowper's "The Tithonian Factor" (in Changes, anthed Michael Bishop & Ian Watson) considers the plight of those who had accepted an (inferior) technology of Immortality before the discovery that human personalities do live on after death.

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