Cover of the first edition
|Author||Alan Dean Foster|
|Cover artist||Dean Ellis|
|Genre||Science fiction novel|
|Media type||Print (Paperback)|
|Followed by||Mission to Moulokin|
After an unfortunate accident, Ethan Fortune, a simple salesman and sophisticated interstellar traveler, finds himself stranded on the deadly frozen world of Trần-Ky-Ky with professional adventurer Skua September. Together they search for a way off the planet while fighting against both the extreme weather and deadly fauna of the alien world.
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