The Tortoise Parliament: a short story

Kobo ebook | May 30, 2014

byKenneth Schneyer

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At the Parliament of the Confederation of Inhabited Worlds, speed-of-light instructions from home arrive too late, and personal loyalties and jealousies dominate decades of negotiations and lawmaking. Will Tithonos sacrifice the needs of his planet for the sake of his mistress?

“A space opera that makes the slowness of light and the spaciousness of time central figures in a thought-provoking exploration of love and politics.” —Ken Liu, author of “The Paper Menagerie” (winner of the Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy Awards) and “Good Hunting” (winner of the WSFA Small Press Award for Short Fiction)

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At the Parliament of the Confederation of Inhabited Worlds, speed-of-light instructions from home arrive too late, and personal loyalties and jealousies dominate decades of negotiations and lawmaking. Will Tithonos sacrifice the needs of his planet for the sake of his mistress? “A space opera that makes the slowness of light and the sp...

Format:Kobo ebookPublished:May 30, 2014Publisher:Upper Rubber Boot BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:193779461X

ISBN - 13:9781937794613

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