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A City in the North

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Toyon was a Terran, powerful in his own sector of the galaxy, but here on the planet of Hoep-Hanninah, he was a tourist who did not speak the language.

Toyon was a brilliant man, but to the apelike, expressionless natives of this planet, he was a threat.

Toyon had a dream he was determined to realize: to travel to the ruined city in the north and explore it. But the Hannina
Paperback, 222 pages
Published February 1st 1976 by Warner Books (NY) (first published January 1st 1976)
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Apr 28, 2015 John rated it liked it
1989 grade C+
Mar 13, 2016 Marianne rated it really liked it
Shelves: gone, sci-fi
I like the way this book places you in the thoughts of different characters, giving you deeper insight into their reasoning, and giving it a bit more interest than your usual "let's go explore a new planet" romp. And I liked where the story ended, as it wasn't where I was expecting. But it might also make people irritated, as it effectively turns a sci-fi jungle adventure romp into a romance.
Apr 13, 2013 Ian rated it it was ok
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