Child of Fortune

TitleChild of Fortune
Year for Search1985
AuthorsSpinrad, Norman [Richard](b. 1940)
Date Published1985
PublisherBantam Books
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsMale author, US author
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Describes a number of different eutopias as seen through the eyes of a young woman on her wanderjahr, her period of wandering the galaxy, at the end of which each person chooses their “freenom”. The novel is set in the same time frame as his non-utopian The Void Captain’s Tale. New York: Timescape, 1983.

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1985 Spinrad, Norman [Richard] (b. 1940). Child of Fortune. New York: Bantam Books. PSt

Describes a number of different eutopias as seen through the eyes of a young woman on her wanderjahr, her period of wandering the galaxy, at the end of which each person chooses their “freenom”. The novel is set in the same time frame as his non-utopian The Void Captain’s Tale. New York: Timescape, 1983.