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Secret Passages

3.61  ·  Rating Details ·  23 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
"Secret Passages" is the story of a revolutionary physics experiment, set against the colorful background of the island of Crete, legendary home of a great civilization whose buried treasures emerge to complicate the tale. Earthquakes, love, loss, and the mysterious history of the physicist Minakis make this a fascinating and enthralling novel.
Hardcover, 381 pages
Published July 1st 1997 by Tor Books
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Gordon Gammell
Feb 07, 2014 Gordon Gammell rated it it was ok
I went to a science fiction bookstore, specializing in used books, that I had never gone to before to check it out. The selection was large and I decided to find a new author. I found a book that I thought was about time travel. I should have read the back cover with a more critical eye. The book was fiction and to a very small degree it was science fiction but that part was very small and difficult to understand. If you read Scientific American and understand it with a deep understanding you ...more
Ian Durham
I need to brush up on Cramer's transactional interpretation. The non-physics storyline was pretty good. I read this years ago and decided to reread it now that I know more about such things.
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Jan 14, 2016 Darla Ebert rated it did not like it
I have little doubt Preuss is an excellent writer, however this particular novel promised way more than it delivered.
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Harvey
Apr 02, 2013 Harvey rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
A shame that only 13 people on Goodreads have read this outstanding novel. It's hard to believe that the very ordinary Forever Peace won the 1998 John W Campbell Memorial Award ahead of this.
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