Whores of Babylon

Whores of BabylonAlex Winter And Deborah Tate Arrive By Hovercraft At The City Of Babylon, Lying On The River Euphrates In The Arizona Desert He Is A Sociology Drop Out From The University Of Oregon At Eugene Who Wants To Become A Babylonian She Has A Much Stranger Ambition Their Minds Are Babbling In The Greek That Has Been Pumped Into Them Via Computer Interface At The University Of Heuristics To Them, English Has Yet To Be Invented And The Young King Alexander Lies Dying In His Palace The City Is Dominated By The Tower Of Babel, Its Spiral Roadway Curling Up Towards The Heavens And Wide Enough For Several Donkey Carts And Women Sit Outside The Temple Of Ishtar, Waiting For Some Stranger To Drop A Coin In Their Laps The Prospect Seems To Fascinate Deborah She Wants To Become One Of The Whores Of Babylon Whores Of Babylon Was First Published In 1988 And Won The British Science Fiction Association Award For Best Novel Ian Watson Has Revised And Updated The Immanion Press Edition For A New Century. Beginning of the book was promising but it got boring at some point I red it till end hoping that the ending would be good but was disappointed. I finished this thing because it wasn t bad enough to put down I was never able to figure out what it was or where it was going and then it just ended it was a puzzlement Alternate history, Matrix like SF, WTF

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  • Paperback
  • 236 pages
  • Whores of Babylon
  • Ian Watson
  • English
  • 15 October 2018
  • 9781904853107