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Clay's Ark

(1984)
(The third book in the Patternists series)
A novel by

 
 
In a violent near-future, Asa Elias Doyle and her companions encounter an alien life form so heinous and destructive, they exile themselves in the desert so as not to contaminate other humans. To resist the compulsion to infect others is mental agony, nut to succumb is to relinquish humanity and free will. Desperate, they kidnap a doctor and his two daughters as they cross the wasteland--and endanger the world.

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Used availability for Octavia E Butler's Clay's Ark

Hardback Editions

June 1984 : USA Hardback
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Title: Clay's Ark
Author(s): Octavia E Butler
ISBN: 0-312-14321-4 / 978-0-312-14321-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: St Martins Pr
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Paperback Editions

December 1996 : USA Paperback
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Title: Clay's Ark
Author(s): Octavia E Butler
ISBN: 0-446-60370-8 / 978-0-446-60370-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Aspect
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July 1991 : UK Paperback

Title: Clay's Ark
Author(s): Octavia E Butler
ISBN: 0-575-04820-4 / 978-0-575-04820-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gollancz
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June 1985 : UK Paperback
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Title: Clay's Ark
Author(s): Octavia E Butler
ISBN: 0-09-937470-6 / 978-0-09-937470-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Legend
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May 1985 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Clay's Ark
Author(s): Octavia E Butler
ISBN: 0-441-11089-4 / 978-0-441-11089-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ace
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Audio Editions

November 2015 : MP3 CD
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Title: Clay's Ark (Patternist)
Author(s): Octavia E Butler
ISBN: 1-5113-3846-6 / 978-1-5113-3846-2
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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February 2014 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Clay's Ark: Patternist, Book 3
Author(s): Octavia E Butler
Publisher: Audible Studios
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Kindle Editions

July 2012 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Clay's Ark (The Patternist Series Book 3)
Author(s): Octavia E Butler
Publisher: Open Road Media Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA