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The Far Traveller

The Far Traveller

(The sixth book in the Commander Grimes series)
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The Far Traveler was hardly the sort of starship to use in the study of lost space colonies. Lost colonies were likely to be desperate, eccentric and otherwise unappreciative. And The Far Traveler was a rich woman's toy, constructed of gold and directed by an omniscient, dictatorial and feminine computer known as Big Sister.

John Grimes had become that golden vessel's captain. A captain in name only because nobody could talk back to Big Sister or the haughty beauty who owned everything aboard. But Grimes was a man of many resources and lost space colonies were placed that did not observe the civilized rules. You could be sure, therefore, that the man known as the Commodore Hornblower of Outer Space would be likely to come through okay, even if the ladies - mechanical and physical - never expected him to!

Genre: Science Fiction
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Hardback Editions

December 1977 : UK Hardback
Title: Far Traveller (Hale SF)
Author(s): A Bertram Chandler
ISBN: 0-7091-6435-1 / 978-0-7091-6435-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Robert Hale Ltd
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Kindle Editions

December 2015 : Canada Kindle edition
Title: The Far Traveler
Author(s): A Bertram Chandler
Publisher: Gateway
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December 2015 : UK Kindle edition
Title: The Far Traveler (John Grimes)
Author(s): A Bertram Chandler
Publisher: Gateway
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