WOLFLING Author:Gordon R. Dickson Is Earth the lost colony of a superior race? — She was well over six feet tall, and beautuiful in a sculptured, abstract way. She was the Priness Afuan, one of the High-born, and she had chosen Earthman Jim Keil to return to the Throne World with her - for she had decided that his performance in the bull ring might amuse the Emperor, but Jim Keil... more » was not who he seemed.
Had we evolved independently? Or were we merely descendants of the Empire's first space pioneers - a lost colony found at last, perhaps to devastating consequences?
That's what Jim Keil had to find out. Chosen from among numerous highly qualified canidates - an anthropologist trained, mentally and physically, beyond the limits of his profession - it was his mission to observe the Throne World and the High-born...« less