Leigh, Stephen THE CRYSTAL MEMORY
(New York): Avon, (1987). First hardcover edition: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket with Whelanesque jacket painting by A.C. Farley which depicts a uniformed simian-like alien floating above a spaceship console manned by a veiled female pilot!
A female space-freighter captain "attempts to recover her erased memories and to avenge the death of her young son" in a complex novel that features "interestingly depicted Mars colonies, alien incursions, zombies, intrigue and loss."--Clute and Nicholls.