(Original Review, 1980-09-28)
"Scavengers" by a newcomer named David Skal is good stuff. Maybe a little overheated, but that only shows that there's fire inside. Remember those old experiments where they cut up flatworms and fed them to other flatworms to see if any memories got transferred? (Aside: you might want to find "The Wormrunner's Digest" in the periodical section of your local library.
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