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UNSOLVED: One specific book > Space voyager enslaved

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message 1: by Michael (new)

Michael | 2 comments I read a book as a kid back in the 80s that keeps coming to mind, or at least the fragments and i'd love to get it back.

In the story there is a guy that lands his spaceship on a planet and i believe he goes hunting but had issues with the ship and was later picked up by another group who i believe sold him off. What i do remember is he was put to sort items and they were various colours and he became very efficient at it which then helps him in a fight he had later in the book.

message 2: by Andy (new)

Andy Love | 2036 comments This sounds a bit like Catherine Asaro's "The Last Hawk" where a stranded space traveler is captured by a society that uses a strategy game involving patterns of blocks of different shapes and colors. This book is from 1997 though.

message 3: by Kris (new)

Kris | 32045 comments Mod
The Last Hawk by Catherine Asaro for Andy's suggestion.

message 4: by Michael (new)

Michael | 2 comments Thanks i will take a look, if it is i'll mark the post as solved.

message 5: by Andy (new)

Andy Love | 2036 comments Bump.

message 6: by Lobstergirl, au gratin (new)

Lobstergirl | 37536 comments Mod
Michael, are you still looking for this or did you find it?

message 7: by Genesistrine (new)

Genesistrine | 341 comments It's Galactic Odyssey by Keith Laumer.

(Also collected in Odyssey)

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