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Visiting with the Classics – Gateway by Frederick Pohl

Gateway is Fred Pohl’s 1977 novel about a futuristic gold rush for alien technology and the crushing psychological damage that results. Gateway Station is a Big Dumb Object, that classic SF trope of a huge piece of abandoned alien technology … Continue reading

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Visiting with the Classics – a reading project

My reading preferences have always gravitated toward science fiction and fantasy. One of the earliest books I can remember loving – though not quite well enough to remember its name or author – was an illustrated book about the ancient Greek … Continue reading

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