The Resource Time Is the Simplest Thing, (ebook)

Time Is the Simplest Thing, (ebook)

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Time Is the Simplest Thing
Title
Time Is the Simplest Thing
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Language
eng
Summary
A telepath inadvertently acquires a powerful alien consciousness and must run for his life to escape corporate assassins and hate-filled mobs in this enthralling science fiction masterwork Space travel has been abandoned in the twenty-second century. It is deemed too dangerous, expensive, and inconvenient-and now the all-powerful Fishhook company holds the monopoly on interstellar exploration for commercial gain. Their secret is the use of "parries," human beings with the remarkable telepathic ability to expand their minds throughout the universe. On what should have been a routine assignment, however, loyal Fishhook employee Shepherd Blaine is inadvertently implanted with a copy of an alien consciousness, becoming something more than human. Now he's a company pariah, forced to flee the safe confines of the Fishhook complex. But the world he escapes into is not a safe sanctuary; Its people have been taught to hate and fear his parapsychological gift-and there is nowhere on Earth, or elsewhere, for Shepherd Blaine to hide. ̀A Hugo Award nominee, Time Is the Simplest Thing showcases the enormous talents of one of the true greats of twentieth-century science fiction. This richly imagined tale of prejudice, corporate greed, oppression, and, ultimately, transcendence stands tall among Simak's most enduring works
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Midwest
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Simak, Clifford D
Dewey number
823.91
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Life on other planets
  • Telepathy
Target audience
adult
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Time Is the Simplest Thing, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781504013253
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(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11553970
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remote
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11553970
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MWT11553970
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Time Is the Simplest Thing, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781504013253
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11553970
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11553970
System control number
MWT11553970
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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