The stars were closed to Max Jones. To get into space you either needed connections, a membership in the arcane Guild, or a whole lot more money than Max, the son of a widowed, poor mother, was ever going to have. What Max does have going for him are his uncle's prized astrogation manuals-books on star navigation that Max literally commits to memory word for word, equation for equation.
DEL REY/BALLANTINE 1978, eighth printing, (27595), Vintage copy with great cover art. Good solid paperback with moderate reading/age wear. May have some light markings. Pages may have some mild tanning. We take great pride in accurately describing the condition of our books and media, ship within 48 hours, and offer a 100% money back guarantee.
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