A Door Into Ocean Joan Slonczewski

A Door Into Ocean

Author: Joan Slonczewski
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Book Title
A Door Into Ocean
Author
Joan Slonczewski
ISBN
9780312876524
Joan Slonczewski's A Door into Ocean is the novel upon which the author's reputation as an important SF writer principally rests. A ground-breaking work both of feminist SF and of world-building hard SF, it concerns the Sharers of Shora, a nation of women on a distant moon in the far future who are pacifists, highly advanced in biological sciences, and who reproduce by parthenogenesis--there are no males--and tells of the conflicts that erupt when a neighboring civilization decides to develop their ocean world, and send in an army.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Joan SlonczewskiPublisher: Orb BooksPublished: 10/01/2000ISBN: 9780312876524Pages: 416Weight: 1.15lbsSize: 8.57h x 5.48w x 1.05d

Joan Slonczewski's A Door into Ocean is the novel upon which the author's reputation as an important SF writer principally rests.

A ground-breaking work both of feminist SF and of world-building hard SF, it concerns the Sharers of Shora, a nation of women on a distant moon in the far future who are pacifists, highly advanced in biological sciences, and who reproduce by parthenogenesis--there are no males--and tells of the conflicts that erupt when a neighboring civilization decides to develop their ocean world, and send in an army.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Joan Slonczewski
Publisher: Orb Books
Published: 10/01/2000
ISBN: 9780312876524
Pages: 416
Weight: 1.15lbs
Size: 8.57h x 5.48w x 1.05d

Joan Slonczewski's A Door into Ocean is the novel upon which the author's reputation as an important SF writer principally rests.

A ground-breaking work both of feminist SF and of world-building hard SF, it concerns the Sharers of Shora, a nation of women on a distant moon in the far future who are pacifists, highly advanced in biological sciences, and who reproduce by parthenogenesis--there are no males--and tells of the conflicts that erupt when a neighboring civilization decides to develop their ocean world, and send in an army.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Joan Slonczewski
Publisher: Orb Books
Published: 10/01/2000
ISBN: 9780312876524
Pages: 416
Weight: 1.15lbs
Size: 8.57h x 5.48w x 1.05d