The Holy Machine

The Holy Machine

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by Chris Beckett
     
 

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Illyria is a scientific utopia, an enclave of logic and reason founded off the Greek coast in the mid-21st century as a refuge from the Reaction, a wave of religious fundamentalism sweeping the planet. Yet to George Simling, first generation son of a former geneticist who was left emotionally and psychically crippled by the persecution she encountered in her native… See more details below

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Illyria is a scientific utopia, an enclave of logic and reason founded off the Greek coast in the mid-21st century as a refuge from the Reaction, a wave of religious fundamentalism sweeping the planet. Yet to George Simling, first generation son of a former geneticist who was left emotionally and psychically crippled by the persecution she encountered in her native Chicago, science-dominated Illyria is becoming as closed-minded and stifling as the religion-dominated world outside...

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Evenhandedly explores the conflict between religion and science. Copyright 2004 Reed Business Information.

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ISBN-13:
9781592242108
Publisher:
Wildside Press
Publication date:
10/01/2004
Pages:
244
Product dimensions:
0.55(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

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