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Novel expanded from the novella ''Death and Designation Among the Asadi,'' a Nebula Award finalist. Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 4-53.
''complex and sometimes moving analyses of alien cultures: the finest of these anthropology-based interrogatory tales is TRANSFIGURATIONS (1973 Worlds of If as ''Death and Designation among the Asadi''; fixup 1979), where the colonizing impact of a ''superior'' culture upon less technologically advanced natives is complexly contrasted -- in a story which owes much to Joseph Conrad - with the recursive unknowableness of the Other'' (John Clute/Encycledia of SF).
Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).
Publisher: Berkley Putnam: NY.: 1979.
ISBN Number: 0399123792
ISBN Number 13: 9780399123795
Book Condition: Fine copy in a VG dustjacket with soiling to rear cover and edge wear.
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Seller ID: 06772