A Case Of Conscience

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Father Ruiz-Sanchez is a dedicated man--a priest who is also a scientist, and a scientist who is also a human being. He has found no insoluble conflicts in his beliefs or his ethics . . . until he is sent to Lithia. There he comes upon a race of aliens who are admirable in every way except for their...

  • Author: James Blish
  • Publish Date: 2000-09-05
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    Won 1 awards in total (1 unique awards)
  • 1 Hugo

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    1959 Hugo Winner: A Case of Conscience

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