Poul Anderson - Boat of a Million Years, The - 3

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Poul Anderson - Boat of a Million Years, The - 3

Postby clong » Mon Sep 01, 2008 3:18 pm

Boat of a Million Years, The

I've generally enjoyed the several books I've read from this author, but not this one. In fact, this is one of the very few books I can ever remember giving up on after reading halfway through. The basic premise--immortals who live on and on while those around them die--seemed to offer some room for interesting development, but I found myself with no empathy for or even interest in the protagonists. Maybe it got better in the second half; I don't think I'll ever find out.

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