Ammonite

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AUTHOR
Nicola Griffith
DIMENSION
8,9 MB
FILE NAME
Ammonite.pdf
ISBN
5199798647009

DESCRIPTION

Change or die. These are the only options available on the planet Jeep. Centuries earlier, a deadly virus shattered the original colony, killing the men and forever altering the few surviving women. Now, generations after the colony has lost touch with the rest of humanity, a company arrives to exploit Jeep - and its forces find themselves fighting for their lives. Terrified of spreading the virus, the company abandons its employees, leaving them afraid and isolated from the natives. In the face of this crisis, anthropologist Marghe Taishan arrives to test a new vaccine. As she risks death to uncover the women's biological secret, she finds that she, too, is changing - and realizes that not only has she found a home on Jeep, but that she alone carries the seeds of its destruction ... Winner of the James Tiptree, Jr. Award 1993

Gemma Jones, James McArdle, Alec Secăreanu, and Fiona Shaw also star. Ammonite is actually the colloquial term for ammonoids, a large and diverse group of creatures that arose during the Devonian period, which began about 416 million years ago. Ammonoids are related... Ammonite is so drab, so passionless except during its sweaty sex scenes, that you'd be forgiven for wondering why anyone would even bother making this story come alive in the first place.

Because of their rapid evolution and wide distribution, ammonite fossils provide a useful tool for indexing and ... Ammonite MA 15+ Strong sex scenes. In 1800s England, acclaimed but unrecognized fossil hunter Mary Anning (Kate Winslet) works alone on the rugged Southern coastline.

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