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Black man, Signed copy.

£40.00

Product description

Signed first edition published 2007. Dust jacket is complete with some wear but no tears or losses. Not price cut. Book is generally good with minor signs of use. Signed on the title page by author and dated 17/05/07.
One hundred years from now, and against all the odds, Earth has found a new stability; the political order has reached some sort of balance, and the new colony on Mars is growing. But the fraught years of the 21st century have left an uneasy legacy . . . Genetically engineered alpha males, designed to fight the century's wars have no wars to fight and are surplus to requirements. And a man bred and designed to fight is a dangerous man to have around in peacetime. Many of them have left for Mars but now one has come back and killed everyone else on the shuttle he returned in. Only one man, a genengineered ex-soldier himself, can hunt him down and so begins a frenetic man-hunt and a battle survival. And a search for the truth about what was really done with the world's last soldiers. BLACK MAN is an unstoppable SF thriller but it is also a novel about predjudice, about the ramifications of playing with our genetic blue-print. It is about our capacity for violence but more worrying, our capacity for deceit and corruption. This is another landmark of modern SF from one of its most exciting and commercial authors.

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Signed copy.
Author(s):
Richard Morgan
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0575075139
ISBN-13:
9780575075139
Number of pages:
546
Publisher:
Gollancz
Title:
Black Man

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Signed first edition published 2007. Dust jacket is complete with some wear but no tears or losses. Not price cut. Book is generally good with minor signs of use. Signed on the title page by author and dated 17/05/07.
One hundred years from now, and against all the odds, Earth has found a new stability; the political order has reached some sort of balance, and the new colony on Mars is growing. But the fraught years of the 21st century have left an uneasy legacy . . . Genetically engineered alpha males, designed to fight the century's wars have no wars to fight and are surplus to requirements. And a man bred and designed to fight is a dangerous man to have around in peacetime. Many of them have left for Mars but now one has come back and killed everyone else on the shuttle he returned in. Only one man, a genengineered ex-soldier himself, can hunt him down and so begins a frenetic man-hunt and a battle survival. And a search for the truth about what was really done with the world's last soldiers. BLACK MAN is an unstoppable SF thriller but it is also a novel about predjudice, about the ramifications of playing with our genetic blue-print. It is about our capacity for violence but more worrying, our capacity for deceit and corruption. This is another landmark of modern SF from one of its most exciting and commercial authors.

Added value:
Signed copy.
Author(s):
Richard Morgan
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0575075139
ISBN-13:
9780575075139
Number of pages:
546
Publisher:
Gollancz
Title:
Black Man

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