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The Parallel Man

3.40  ·  Rating details ·  10 ratings  ·  1 review
Paperback, 158 pages
Published July 3rd 1984 by DAW
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Steve Rainwater
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An entertaining science fiction book disguised as fantasy.

Prince Casmir is doing the things you do in fantasy books. He's fighting a dragon in an attempt to save the life of a princesses. In the middle of his fight, the sky opens up and he's pulled out of his reality into a new world. When he comes to senses, he's in a futuristic world of androids, starships, and aliens. A civil rights attorney is trying to explain to Casmir that he's an illegal clone who was being experimented on in a simulated
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Richard Purtill was the Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington, as well as an author of fantasy and science fiction, critical non-fiction on the same genres, and various works on religion and philosophy. He is best known for his novels of the "Kaphtu" universe. He wrote as both Richard Purtill and Richard L. Purtill, a variant form of his name. He ...more