John E Hanely
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- Foreigner Sequence 1, Book 2
- By: C. J. Cherryh
- Narrated by: Daniel Thomas May
- Length: 16 hrs and 32 mins
Nearly two centuries after a human colony is abandoned on an alien planet, the two races have reached a tenacious peace agreement. But when the human ship returns unexpectedly, both governments are thrown into chaos.
The Art of Negotiating with Aliens
- By AudioAddict on 06-28-13
a political thriller in sci fi disguise
I couldn't finish it. I expected alien worlds, alien creatures, and the trappings of science fiction. instead this book seems to follow a modern US diplomat with a difficult foreign post, in a country with an uneasy treaty. as far as I've read, the aliens were never described (beyond being tall and dark skinned), and the planet seems completely terrestrial and contemporary. It might be a great book, I really have no idea. It's not much of a sci fi though.