"The City and the Cygnet: An Alternative History of the Atlanta Urban Nucleus in the 21st Century"

Title"The City and the Cygnet: An Alternative History of the Atlanta Urban Nucleus in the 21st Century"
Year for Search2019
AuthorsBishop, Michael [Lawson](b. 1945)
Pagination465 pp.
Date Published2019
PublisherKudzu Planet Productions/Fairwood Press
Place PublishedBonney Lake, WA
ISBN Number9781933846781
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

The volume brings together, revises, and adds to his UrNu (Urban Nucleus) cycle set in a domed Atlanta, Georgia, as seen through the eyes of a range of its inhabitants. Reprints his Catacomb Years (1979), substantially revises his A Little Knowledge (1977), and adds “Interlude: After Jalyrica’s Fall” 398-99), “Prelude: The Domes” (21-24), “Death Rehearsals” (400-56), a “Chronology” (457-60), and an “Author’s Afterword: With a Little Help From My Friends … and My Betters” (461-63).

Author Note

(b. 1945)

Full Text

2019 Bishop, Michael [Lawson] (b. 1945). The City and the Cygnet: An Alternative History of the Atlanta Urban Nucleus in the 21st Century. Bonney Lake, WA : Kudzu Planet Productions/Fairwood Press, 2019, with an “Introduction” by Kelly Robson (15-19). 465 pp. US

The volume brings together, revises, and adds to his UrNu (Urban Nucleus) cycle set in a domed Atlanta, Georgia, as seen through the eyes of a range of its inhabitants. Reprints his Catacomb Years (1979), substantially revises his A Little Knowledge (1977), and adds “Interlude: After Jalyrica’s Fall” 398-99), “Prelude: The Domes” (21-24), “Death Rehearsals” (400-56), a “Chronology” (457-60), and an “Author’s Afterword: With a Little Help From My Friends … and My Betters” (461-63).