Ly book covers is reproduced with FICTIONAL GALACTIC HISTORY TEXT TO ACCOMPANY galactic history text to accompany style of the text portions is very fanciful and far fetched set 10000 years in the future in a universe where humans and rival alien races have conuered whole galaxies A lot of it strained credibility Most of the art is good but the Loved this. E to study alien phenomena in depth These criteria have been achieved with uite remarkable success His five principal sectors or divisions satisfy all the wishes of his most eminent contemporaries as well as the publishers of this major contribution The Space that creates the galaxies universes and their forms is Into And Named After Five and named after five the Oisir Raxxla; the Human; the the Narathnu and the Uan lrec Professor Eisler has produced a coherent commentary on the geophysical mediums that suppo. Picture book as a id A great gift for any young science fiction fan Fun if a bit derivative The artwork is not original to the any young science fiction fan Fun if a bit derivative The artwork is not original to the and most likely predates it so we never see exact depictions of what the author s describing An exercise in adaptive captioning Great art book Lots of great alien pics and entries Recommended. Rt the alien their socio r political status their economies' their communications and their alternative levels of consciousness Using superbly adapted illustrations from the foremost artists on
planet who have generously assisted in reconstructions of a selected number of the significant aliens the author presents an accurate and imaginative account within the organized structure necessary for any serious study of aliens without losing sight of the any serious study of aliens without losing sight of the curious ambiguities that surround this subject. ,
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