By James P. Hogan
Lengthy earlier than the realm of the Ganymeans blew aside, millennia in the past, the unusual race of giants had vanished. All that remained of them was once a wrecked send, deserted on a frozen moon of Jupiter. Now Earth's scientists have been there, decided to ferret out the key of the misplaced race. Then all at once the Ganymeans back, bringing with them solutions that will adjust all Mankind's wisdom of human origins . . .
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No, Mama, I wish to see you now,' Emmeline said firmly. 'I know very well that you've been weeping. ' A key grated in the lock and the door was opened. As Emmeline entered the study, her mother was already walking away from her. She was a stout, handsome woman with hair the same colour as her daughter's. Her velvet and satin dress, edged with lace, shimmered purple as she crossed the room, the long train trailing behind her. Only when she reached the overstuffed leather armchair by the roaring fire did she turn and face Emmeline.
Must rectify that some time. ' The question had come unexpectedly, almost as a natural extension of the Doctor's ramblings. However, if he was hoping to catch Seers off guard he was to be disappointed. ' The Doctor swung round. 'Oh, come now, Mr Seers, you must do. ' 'I have many employees,' Seers repeated stubbornly. 'I cannot be expected to remember -' 'He cut his hand. Badly. A few weeks ago. Blood all over the place. You dismissed him. ' The Doctor crossed the room and sat down again. He leaned forward, gazing earnestly into Nathaniel Seers's grey, almost silvery, eyes.
When he spoke, the only part of him that moved was his mouth. 'You are not only abusive, sir, you are presumptuous,' he said quietly. 'Terrible habit of mine. 'Then abruptly becoming serious once more, he said,'Tom Donahue was seen running from here last night. He was terrified out of his wits. He claimed that he'd seen something awful at the factory, something that had caused him to flee. ' Seers gazed back at the Doctor, his features cast in stone. ' 'And then this morning his body was found in the Thames.