Trouble with Lichen Classic Science Fiction

John Wyndham

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Éditeur
Penguin Books LTD Digital
Pages
208
Parution
août 2008
Format
Ebook EPUB
Protection
DRM
Langue
Anglais
EAN
9780141920849
  • Résumé

Francis Saxover and Diana Brackley, two scientists investigating a rare lichen, discover it has a remarkable property: it retards the aging process. Francis, realising the implications for the world of an ever-youthful, wealthy elite, wants to keep it secret, but Diana sees an opportunity to overturn the male status quo by using the lichen to inspire a feminist revolution.As each scientist wrestles with the implications and practicalities of exploiting the discovery, the world comes ever closer to learning the truth . . . Trouble With Lichen is a scintillating story of the power wielded by science in our lives and asks how much trust should we place in those we appoint to be its guardians?
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