EMISSARIES FROM THE DEAD: AN ANDREA CORT NOVEL. [New York]: Eos An Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, . Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. "Two murders have occurred on One One One, an artificial ecosystem created by the universe's dominant AIs to house several engineered species ... Under order from the Diplomatic Corps, Counselor Andrea Cort ... is to choose a suitable homicide suspect ... and no matter where the trail leads her she must do nothing to implicate the hosts, who hold the power to obliterate humankind in an instant." - cover blurb. "This is the one we've been waiting for. EMISSARIES FROM THE DEAD is SF at its best: SILENCE OF THE LAMBS as Larry Niven might have written it. A clever, thought-provoking page-turner. Bravo!" - Robert J. Sawyer. First book of the Andrea Cort series. Co-winner of the 2009 Philip K. Dick Award. A fine copy. (#164004).
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