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Questions tagged [c-j-cherryh]

C.J. Cherryh is an author of science fiction and fantasy books, covering space opera and other themes. Many of her novels are set in common universes: the Alliance-Union universe (including Downbelow Station and Cyteen), the Faded Sun and Chanur series (in the same universe), the Foreigner universe, …

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Title of a C.J Cherryh Novel Dealing with Hyperspace

I'm trying to remember which book this is in her early novels, unfortunatly my collection is in storage at the moment and I can't check. One of her earlier novels deals with hyperspace and how it ...
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What is the meaning of the deja vu scene in Gate of Ivrel?

In Gate of Ivrel, the first of the Morgaine novels by C. J. Cherryh, Vanye releases Morgaine from one of the secondary gates in chapter 1. However, just before that, as he approaches the Witchfires, ...
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What is it about hyperdrive that is assumed to make the human mind go insane?

In various C.J. Cherryh books, it has been described how the crew in a ship has to be sedated or otherwise put to sleep during hyperspace travel. For the most part, it is alluded, without too much ...