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Consider Phlebas - Iain M. Banks
Consider Phlebas
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Format: kindle
Publisher: Orbit
Pages no: 527
Edition language: English
Series: Culture (#1)
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4.0 Post-scarcity Society: "Consider Phlebas" by Iain M. Banks
When Banks died, I was in the process of starting one of my usual re-reads of the Culture novels. I decided it was not the time to start that re-read. I said to myself, “I’ll just wait another couple more years.” It’s now 2017, and I’m not sure I’ll re-read them now in one large gulp. I want to be a...
Kaethe rated it
1.0 Consider Phlebas - Iain M. Banks 
Adequate space adventure but Banks enjoys elaborating on the grossest parts, and I do not. I like the Culture, but there is just too much nauseating gore. So, I feel like I can safely scratch the rest off the List. Library copy
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4.0 Consider Phlebas / Iain M. Banks (Culture series #1)
The war raged across the galaxy. Billions had died, billions more were doomed. Moons, planets, the very stars themselves, faced destruction, cold-blooded, brutal, and worse, random. The Idirans fought for their Faith; the Culture for its moral right to exist. Principles were at stake. There could be...
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3.0 Consider Phlebas
Slow start but it got better
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3.0 Review: Consider Phlebas, by Iain M. Banks
IV. Death By Water Phlebas the Phoenician, a fortnight dead, Forgot the cry of gulls, and the deep seas swell And the profit and loss. A current under sea Picked his bones in whispers. As he rose and fell He passed the stages of his age and youth Enterin...
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