By: Boyd, John (Boyd Upchurch)
NY, Bantam Books: 1971
Edition: First Paperback Edition. First Printing
Seller ID: 4422
Binding: Mass Market Paperback
Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket
Publisher's glossy pictorial wraps. John Boyd is the pseudonym of Boyd Upchurch. [Bantam #S5479]. Author's third novel. Two astronauts who just graduate from North Dakota's Mandan Space Academy are sent to Harlech to humanize the world & bring alien cultures into the family of man. What happens when two U. S. Naval astronauts land on the planet Harlech, where there is no government, no law--indeed--no concept of sin! For on Harlech, public nudity is a way of life and the paternalism of children is of little interest to the mothers. This wry, amusing and suspenseful satire is truly John Boyd a... View More...