The Fountains of Youth by Brian Stableford
(Emortality)

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This is a science fiction novel of enormous scope and ambition, filled with wonders that expands Brian Stableford's on-going future history series. Hundreds of years in the future, further ahead than the settings of Inherit the Earth and Architects of Emortality, Mortimer Gray is born into a world where he can potentially live forever.

But after a traumatic natural disaster that kills millions, Gray devotes the next five hundred years of his life to the study of death and its effects on human civilization, viewed from a post-death perspective. Through it all we see the broad, large-scale accumulation of change and the growth of humanity on Earth and out to the stars as Gray experiences his boundless lifetime.

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About Brian Stableford

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Brian Stableford lives in Reading, England.
 
Published April 1, 2007 by Tor Books. 356 pages
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Third entry in Stableford's future history series (Architects of Emortality, 1999, etc.).

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Credibly written but lacking in emotional range, this third installment in Stableford's Living in the Future series imagines a time when most humans--nearly immortal--aren't much preoccupied with the

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