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Contraband from Otherspace (1967) [Novel]
by A. Bertram Chandler Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Series: John Grimes: Rim Commodore
Part: 2

Summary (From the publisher):

Out there, along the outer edge of the galaxy, many strange things can happen, for there time and space undergo strange distortions and "space ghosts" may appear where no ship ought to be.

Where Commodore Grimes of the Rim Mamelute was concerned the derelict vessel, so strangely named Distriyir, was no space ghost. It was solid, it was real, and it was very disturbing. For one thing, it had been manned by desperate men and women clad in rags. For another, everything was curiously misplaced, misspelled, somehow wrong, even to the adjustment of seats as if people had tails!

All too soon Grimes realized that the truth would be too dreadful to contemplate and that, whatever were the facts, he would have to act at once to blot out both the strange ship and its entire historical continuum, at whatever the cost!

Original title: Contraband from Otherspace
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionScience FictionAdventureSpace Opera

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Reality Forbidden / Contraband from Otherspace (1967) [Paired Work]
      Authors: A. Bertram Chandler , Philip E. High
     Into the Alternate Universe / Contraband from Otherspace (1979) [Omnibus Volume]
      Author: A. Bertram Chandler

Edition #1: Contraband from Otherspace

Contraband from Otherspace (1967)
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Language: English

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Contraband from Otherspace (1967)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Ace Books
Pages: 104

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