• The Cost to Be Wise

  • By: Maureen F McHugh
  • Narrated by: Vanessa Hart
  • Length: 2 hrs and 15 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 17-01-08
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Infinivox
  • 5 out of 5 stars 5.0 (1 rating)

Summary

Set on a distant planet, this is a gripping tale about a colony that believes in "appropriate technology adoption". When a heavily armed clan arrives at the colony, while it's being visited by off-world anthropologists, events spiral out of control, and the colony's beliefs are put to the test. The story is told from the viewpoint of a young woman - who soon learns just how high the price of wisdom can be.
©1996 Maureen F McHugh; (P)2007 AudioText
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