A Case of Conscience (S.F. Masterworks)

A Case of Conscience (S.F. Masterworks)

By: James Blish (author)Paperback

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Father Ramon Ruiz-Sanchez S.J., is a part of a four man scientific commission to the planet Lithia, there to study a harmonious society of aliens living on a planets which is a biologist's paradise. He soon finds himself troubled: how can these perfect beings, living in an apparent Eden, have no conception of sin or God? If such a sinless Eden has been created apart from God, then who is responsible? Winner of the Hugo Award for best novel, 1959.

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James Blish (1921-75) James Blish studied microbiology at Rutgers and then served as a medical laboratory technician in the US army during the Second World War. Among his best known books are Cities in Flight, A Case of Conscience, for which he won the Hugo in 1959 for Best Novel, Doctor Mirabilis, Black Easter and The Day After Judgement.

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  • publication date: 15/05/2014
  • ISBN13: 9781473205437
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 208
  • ID: 9781473205437
  • weight: 198
  • ISBN10: 1473205433

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