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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Aspect
Publication date April 1, 1997
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780446603775
ISBN-10 0446603775
Dimensions 0.75 by 4 by 6.50 in.
Weight 0.25 lbs.
Original list price $19.99
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Known for her African-American feminist perspective, the author presents the first installment of a trilogy exploring the death of the earth as we know it and the advent of interbreeding between humans and extraterrestrials. Reissue.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Lilith lyapo awoke from a centuries-long sleep to find herself aboard the vast spaceship of the Oankali. Creatures covered in writhing tentacles, the Oankali had saved every surviving human from a dying, ruined Earth. They healed the planet, cured cancer, increased strength, and were now ready to help Lilith lead her people back to Earth--but for a price.

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780446513630
 
from Grand Central Pub (May 1, 1987)
9780446513630 | details & prices | List price $1.00
About: The human race, now infertile, fights to maintain its identity when the alien species, Oankali, offers to trade genetic material and bioengineering at the price of metamorphosing a new kind of being
Paperback
Book cover for 9780445207790 Book cover for 9780446603775
 
The price comparison is for this edition
Reprint edition from Aspect (April 1, 1997)
9780446603775 | details & prices | 4.00 × 6.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $19.99
About: Known for her African-American feminist perspective, the author presents the first installment of a trilogy exploring the death of the earth as we know it and the advent of interbreeding between humans and extraterrestrials.
With Keith Paulusse | Reprint edition from Popular Library (July 1, 1994)
9780445207790 | details & prices | 4.25 × 6.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $5.50
This edition also contains Vertrek
About: The human race, now infertile, fights to maintain its identity when the alien species, Oankali, offers to trade genetic material and bioengineering at the price of metamorphosing a new kind of being

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