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The Last Dancer

(1993)
(The third book in the Continuing Time series)
A novel by

 
 
Moran ( The Long Run ) continues his multivolume 21st-century adventure with a complex but lifeless story. The Manhattan-based Unification government controls the earth, but rebellion brews in Occupied America as the American Revolution's tricentennial approaches. Denice Castanaveras, one of only two genetically engineered telepaths to escape destruction by Unification forces (the other is her missing twin brother, David) enters political life by becoming a bodyguard (and later, lover) of Unification Councilor Douglass Ripper, whose own agenda involves preventing U.N. Secretary General Charles Eddore from grabbing long-term power in this unstable period. However, the Unification rulers do not suspect that a high-ranking rebel called Obodi is actually Gi'Suei'Obodi'Sedon, an alien religious heretic who was banished from his own world thousands of years ago. By detouring through Obodi's past and Denice's "gift" and focusing on colorful details (makeup implants, the computer InfoNet and artificially souped-up soldiers of the Unification forces) instead of character development, Moran effectively prevents tension from building in his tale.
Copyright 1993 Reed Business Information, Inc.

    

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Hardback Editions

March 2002 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Last Dancer (Limited Edition)
Author(s): Daniel Keys Moran
ISBN: 1-57646-579-9 / 978-1-57646-579-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Quiet Vision Pub
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Paperback Editions

February 2016 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Last Dancer
Author(s): Daniel Keys Moran
ISBN: 1-939888-32-8 / 978-1-939888-32-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Comicmix LLC
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October 1993 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Last Dancer (Bantam spectra book)
Author(s): Daniel Keys Moran
ISBN: 0-553-56249-5 / 978-0-553-56249-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Spectra
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Kindle Editions

April 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Last Dancer (Tales of the Continuing Time Book 3)
Author(s): Daniel Keys Moran
Publisher: FS&
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