Aldair, the Legion of Beasts
by Neal Barrett, Jr.
One of the strangest adventurers in the history of science fiction. It is millennia from now and mankind has vanished from the Earth, under
But he has left a legacy behind him: a host of intelligent species artificially enhanced by means of humanity's genetic science. Aldair is one such
product, an intelligent, upright pig.
"Serious intriguing adventure, with some of the most carefully crafted settings I've read in years. Barrett seems to have surpassed himself in this series."
- SE Chronicle