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The wooden spaceships.

Bob Shaw

The wooden spaceships.

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Published by Futura .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination294p.
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15125383M
ISBN 100708842593
OCLC/WorldCa59682034

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Bob Shaw continues his fictional speculation of life on a binary planet system: Land and Overland. The Wooden Spaceships follows two characters, Toller Maraquine, who is dealing with an existential crisis of purpose, and Barton Drumme, who stumbles upon a strange /5. "The Wooden Spaceships" is the sequel to the brilliant " Ragged Astronauts" and the trilogy is completed by " The Fugitive Worlds".

This is a series I have read over again, and each time I marvel at the genius of Bob Shaw. Do yourself a favour and read this if you can find it. It is a tragedy some of these books are out of print!/5(9). "The Wooden Spaceships" is the sequel to the brilliant " Ragged Astronauts" and the trilogy is completed by " The Fugitive Worlds".

This is a series I have read over again, and each time I marvel at the genius of Bob Shaw. Do yourself a favour and read this if you can find it. It is a tragedy some of these books are out of print!Reviews: 9. COVID Resources.

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The Wooden Spaceships: Land and Overland Book 2. by Bob Shaw. NOOK Book (eBook) Toller designs a front-line force of spaceships and satellites made of wood, which will engage the enemy fleet in the cold vastness of space, before the invaders can set food upon Overland.

As the war proceeds, a far more deadly, alien menace makes itself known Author: Bob Shaw. THE WOODEN SPACESHIPS. London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, Octavo, boards. First edition.

Second book of the "Land and Overland" series. Sequel to THE RAGGED ASTRONAUTS (). See Anatomy of Wonder () II A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#). Price: The wooden spaceships. book Edition: First Edition. An illustration of an open book.

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