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The First Immortal

A Novel Of The Future

by James L. Halperin

  • 114 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Del Rey .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fantasy,
  • Science Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Science Fiction,
  • Science Fiction,
  • Fiction / Science Fiction / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    Number of Pages418
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9854791M
    ISBN 100345421825
    ISBN 109780345421821

    Over a million years ago, the first human contracted with the first Spirit. Ever since then, Spirit use has become commonplace. Humans used Spirits to carry items and start fires. Eventually, even start wars. Thousands upon thousands of years past and one day, one human did the impossible. He transcended his mortality and ascended to the realm above. In the present day, the Frie /5.


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Be warned: The characters are far from fully fleshed-out/5(99). The first immortal seemed like a long and windy way of exploring some fairly trite ethical dilemmas based around a single mildly interesting premise. The saving grace of the book was the authors vision of the near future, which was sometimes interesting and more often humorous to contrast at first with what really happened, as the book was /5.

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The Immortals is a sequence of novels written by Alyson Noël, focusing on psychics and immortals. The first two books, Evermore and Blue Moon, are New York Times Bestsellers. 2 Books in the series. 4 External links. Since a horrible accident claimed the lives of her family, sixteen-year-old Ever can see auras, hear people’s thoughts, and.

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Through his eyes, and those of his extended family (some of whom must also undergo cryonic suspension), we get to see the transformation of mankind from the merely human to the fully transhuman. The First Immortal by James L. Halperin is now available as a free download for yourself and to share with your friends and loved ones (just email the link to this page, or forward the entire book in MS Word format).

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Skloot was born to write. comes alive in this book. Legend has it that John never died and still roams the earth as a teacher. The contents of this first book and the additional series of books about The Immortal may or may not be true. It is up to the reader to decide.

But what-ever the opinion rendered, the story and teachings herein are worthy of serious Size: 1MB. Skloot describes a photo of Henrietta Lacks that she keeps on her wall. (It's the one on the cover of the book.) She introduces us to Henrietta's story: she was the unidentified patient whose cancerous cells were taken and used to create HeLa cells, the first immortal cell line.

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