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Glass and Amber (1987) [Collection]
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Glass and Amber, the Boskone 24 commemorative book, is a collection by Guest of Honor C. J. Cherryh. Some of the items contained herein are:
  • "A Gift of Prophecy," a startling story about a fantastic Oracle originally found by an archaeology team on a far off world.
  • "Romantic/Science Fiction," an article that explores the relationship between science fiction and "romantic fiction" (in the traditional sense, not in the Harlequin sense, of the word).
  • "Of Law and Magic," a gripping story set on the world Liavek. It tells how a woman's Luck causes some very powerful people to save her brother's life.
  • "The Avoidance Factor," an original article discussing the various theories of why other sentient species might exist and what they might be up to, including why they may not have space travel capabilities as well as several other articles and stories.


    • Of Law and Magic
    • Homecoming
    • Romantic/Science Fiction
    • The Dark King
    • Perspectives in SF
    • Sea Change
    • The Avoidance Factor
    • A Gift of Prophecy
    • The Use of Archaeology in Worldbuilding
    • Willow
    • In Alien Tongues
    • Pots
  • Original title: Glass and Amber
    Original languages: English


    Genre: FictionScience Fiction

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    Glass and Amber (1987)
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    Language: English

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    ISBN: 091536834X

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