Description - A Door into Ocean by Joan Slonczewski
"A Door into Ocean" is the novel upon which the author's reputation as an important SF writer principally rests. A ground-breaking work both of feminist SF and of world-building hard SF, it concerns the Sharers of Shora, a nation of women on a distant moon in the far future who are pacifists, highly advanced in biological sciences, and who reproduce by parthenogenesis--there are no males--and tells of the conflicts that erupt when a neighboring civilization decides to develop their ocean world, and send in an army.
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(218mm x 139mm x 27mm)
Publisher: St Martin's Press
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Author Biography - Joan Slonczewski
Joan Slonczewski lives in Gambier, Ohio and teaches biology at Kenyon College.