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Jim McCulloch's consciousness awakens inside the body of a sentient lobster ... hmmm, it appears the time travel experiment he volunteered for has overshot its target by a few million (billion?) years. Nebula Award(R) Nominee
Published (first published September 25th 2003)
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Dec 01, 2011 Geoff rated it really liked it
This is a short novel in which technology has gotten to the point where man can send a mind into the future. This is the first test with a human and his mind is sent into the future to be placed into a body of whatever creature it can find. The man wakes up inside the mind of a lobster like creature within the depths of an ocean. The story then follows this lobster and the amazement of the man who finds this lobster like creature to be very intelligent. Is this the highest species on earth in ...more
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Robert Silverberg is one of science fiction’s most beloved writers, and the author of such contemporary classics as Dying Inside, Downward to the Earth and Lord Valentine’s Castle, as well as At Winter’s End, also available in a Bison Books edition. He is a past president of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America and the winner of five Nebula Awards and five Hugo Awards. In 2004 the Sc ...more
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