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The Humanoid Touch, by Jack Williamson: A Review

Sequels are tricky coves. There was a time, not too long ago, when a novel might have been expected to stand on its own, much as The Humanoids did for over thirty years [see my earlier review]. Great novels were … Continue reading

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The Humanoids, by Jack Williamson: A Review

Originally published in 1948-49,¬†The Humanoids¬†is one of those books that it would be great to read if you didn’t know much science, but sixty years after publication feels dated and fanciful. In the distant future, mankind has mastered interstellar travel … Continue reading

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