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Cities in Flight

By James Blish

24 Jul, 2016

Because My Tears Are Delicious To You

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1970’s Cities in Flight collects revised editions of James Blish’s four Cities in Flight  novels, They Shall Have Stars (1956), A Life for the Stars  (1962), Earthman, Come Home  (1955), and The Triumph of Time (1958), along with Richard D. Mullen’s essay, The Earthmanist Culture. The four novels document the Decline of the West, followed by the eventual rise and inevitable fall of its successor, the Earthmanists. 

It all begins on Jupiter in the far-off year 2013

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