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The Boat of A Million Years

by Poul Anderson

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Tor Science Fiction .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fantasy,
  • Science Fiction,
  • Science Fiction - Adventure,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Science Fiction,
  • FIC,
  • FIC028000,
  • Fiction / Science Fiction / General,
  • Science Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9885156M
    ISBN 100812531353
    ISBN 109780812531350

    The Boat of a Million Years by Poul Anderson. Early in human history, certain individuals were born who live on, unaging, undying, through the centuries and millennia. We follow them through over years, up to our time and beyond – to the promise of utopia and the challenge of the stars. A milestone in modern science fiction and a New. The boat of a million years by Poul Anderson; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Immortalism in fiction, Immortalism, Fiction, Science fiction.

    View all covers for The Boat of a Million Years (logged in users can change User Preferences to always display covers on this page) Reviews Review by Tom Whitmore () in Locus, # December The Boat of a Million Years audiobook, by Poul Anderson Others have written science fiction on the theme of immortality, but in The Boat of a Million Years, Poul Anderson made it his own. Early in human history, certain individuals were born who live on—unaging, undying—through the centuries and millennia. This story follows them over two 3/5.

      Others have written science fiction on the theme of immortality, but in The Boat of a Million Years, Poul Anderson made it his own. Early in human history, certain individuals were born who live on—unaging, undying—through the centuries and millennia. This story follows them over two thousand years, up to our time and beyond—to the promise of utopia and to the Author: Poul Anderson. Others have written SF on the theme of immortality, but in The Boat of a Million Years, Poul Anderson made it his own. Early in human history, certain individuals were born who live on, unaging, undying, through the centuries and millenia. We follow them through over years.


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The bestselling author of such classic novels as Brain Wave and The Boat of a Million Years, Poul Anderson won just about every award the science fiction and fantasy field has to offer.

He won multiple Hugos and Nebulas, the John W. Campbell Award, The Locus Poll Award, the Skylark Award, and the SFWA Grandmaster Award for Lifetime Achievement/5(). The Boat of a Million Years is sort of a blend of history and science fiction.

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Starting in the year BC and taking us beyond our present day, The Boat of a Million Years takes on one of Poul Anderson's favourite topics, namely longevity. Most of the book follows Hanno as he lives through a couple of thousand years, Pages: The Boat of a Million Years.

Less a novel than a series of short stories and novelettes tied together by their subjects, this volume tells of 11 ``immortals'': individuals who will not die of old age but who can, however, be killed.

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The Boat of a Million Years is about immortality, and the subject is masterfully handled. Not much happens in the book - although it is not, for the most part, short stories, it does have the feeling of a collection of short stories - but the characters are well-developed, and the events of each immortal's life are described in fascinating depth.

‎ A New York Times Notable Book and Hugo and Nebula Award Finalist: This epic chronicle of ten immortals over the course of history “succeeds admirably” (The New York Times).

The immortals are ten individuals born in antiquity from various cultures. Immune to disease, /5(33). Others have written SF on the theme of immortality, but in The Boat of a Million Years, Poul Anderson made it his own.

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Early in human history, certain individuals were born who live on—unaging, undying—through the centuries and millennia. This story follows them over two thousand years.

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Author(s): Poul Anderson. Print book: Fiction: English: First mass market editionView all editions and formats Summary: The author creates a fantastic history of humankind in which a few naturally immortal beings find themselves, over millions of years, alienated from an evolving human race.The Boat of a Million Years [Download] The Boat of a Million Years PDF | Genial eBooks Download the eBook The Boat of a Million Years in PDF or EPUB format and read it directly on your mobile phone, computer or any device.A noted yarnspinner at short and medium lengths, Anderson usually proves a creaky novelist (Orion Shall Rise,etc.).

True to form, here's a prolonged, patchy, episodic immortals-secretly-among-us churner that spans thousands of years, and subjectively feels almost as long. Throughout human history, a very few individuals have been born immortal&#;though they're not, of course, proof.