Time Traders/Galactic Derelict has ratings and 31 reviews. terpkristin said: The July S&L pick, this was a refreshingly quick read. I like time trave. Galactic Derelict has ratings and 64 reviews. Dean said: Andre Norton’s Galactic Derelict will forever be special to me. As a youngster, I struggle. Andre Norton’s books have long, been favorites in the science-fiction field. In GALACTIC DERELICT, the second novel in the Time Traders Series (first.

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Erik Swiatek rated it liked it May 08, Will Travis and friends make it back to their own world?

And although the stories are relatively brief, there’s time to comment on the architecture, the art, the culture of aliens. I was really engaged in the beginning but then got bored and started skimming a lot towards the end.

Encounter strange alien creatures on distant worlds! I particularly like the way he raises the issue of racism without preaching, keeping in perspective when the book was written I think it was quite effective, but did not distract from the story. And now a new player in the scenario is introduced in the person of a native American ranch hand. I haven’t had any children of my own, so I’m not familiar enough with how this compares to modern YA reading. This was the first book I ever read. What problems would modern man encounter if he could go back to the early times of primitive man?

In Time TradersRoss Murdock has the choice of rehabilitation or volunteering for a secret research project, which turns out to be searching the past for the source of illicit technological i. Visiting the past’s view of the present is a hoot, so long as one belts down the reality inside a sturdy cage. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.


If you bought the eBook combo and abandoned it after ‘Time Traders’ it’s worth picking up and reading. It is absolutely worth your time to go and grab this one. Current discussions Children’s science fiction book: Eerily accurate considering that the novels were written before we had even obtained orbit.

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Galactic Derelict (Time Traders/Ross Murdock, #2) by Andre Norton

I think I might track down the others, however, as I did enjoy re-reading this one. Information from the German Common Knowledge.

My review of Time Traders. As a youngster, I struggled with reading and reading comprehension. And someone or something unknown to our history is presenting them with te This omnibus edition includes: And doing it without so much as batting a racist eyelash. Add to Your books.

Galactic Derelict

High Hallack Witch World: But luckily, it didn’t have time to meander too long, as it dreelict a rather short book overall. So there’s a lot of space travel, some truly weird creatures and adventures, little to no character development, and they get home and the story ends. Despite all those things I was still in on the adventure. Discounted version Unsure why the second book in the series is apparently the only one not derelicf by Open Road Media, but it’s still available inexpensively.

Time Traders/Galactic Derelict

For those who care, there isn’t any sex So, just to be confusing, I’ve completed the first novel in this two-in-one edition, which is also called Time Traders. I remembered this Andre Norton book the most vividly from my childhood due to the settings and unusual for the time viewpoint gxlactic the main character.


Galactic derelict by Andre Norton Other authors: Aug 21, Val Schmitt rated it really liked it. No one makes any sort of comparison to Apache Travis’s heritage that’s in any way belittling.

We have only one option: A trip through the galaxy at the mercy galactlc alien programmed guidance systems and attempts to return to home territory make for an entertaining ride. In she legally changed her name to Andre Alice. Andre is in Form Before it was politically correct Andre Norton was populating her books with minority characters and making them people with the same strengths, fears and needs as the majority. Good story, although some of the descriptions of the landscape are repetitive, otherwise it would get one more star.

What a refreshing thing that is in ‘s poisonous racist climate. Pages to import images to Wikidata.

Time Traders/Galactic Derelict by Andre Norton

It’s way better than ‘The Time Traders’, which was an inferior take on the Burroughs ‘capture-escape-capture-escape’ format. CD Audiobook 0 editions. The interesting projection in the novel was that Americans gave up the Space Race after reaching the moon.