Arminta Station by Jack Vance
Hardcover. Conditon: Very Good. Dust Jacket; Good. 1988 Boris Vallejo (Illustrator). 1st Edition, 1st Printing. Stock Image
Closed tear to upper right corner of dust jacket. Mild shelf-wear.
For a thousand years, the breathtaking planet Cadwal has been preserved by the Naturalist Society of Old Earth, with human population strictly limited by a Charter of Conservancy.But undercurrents of discontent are spreading.Young Glawen Clattuc is caught up in an insidious movement to open the pristine planet to rapacious developers. Enmeshed in a web of corruption, crime and murder, Glawen pursues a skein of clues and false leads that bring him inevitably to a deadly confrontation.Araminta Station is the first volume of the Cadwal Chronicles trilogy