The Resource On the steel breeze, by Alastair Reynolds

On the steel breeze, by Alastair Reynolds

Label
On the steel breeze
Title
On the steel breeze
Statement of responsibility
by Alastair Reynolds
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hundreds of years from now mankind will finally inherit the stars. A fleet of holoships is heading towards the nearest habitable planet at 15% the speed of light. In massive asteroids turned into ships, tens of millions of people are heading towards a new home. A home that bears signs of an ancient alien civilisation. No-one knows what they will find when they get there in 90 years. But the main problem is that the ships will have to break the laws of physics to be able to stop. And the research into ways to stop risk the ships themselves. Has mankind squandered the utopia of years past?
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Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
REY
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Poseidon's children
Series volume
2
On the steel breeze, by Alastair Reynolds
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On the steel breeze, by Alastair Reynolds
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Content category
text
Content type MARC source
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Contents
Hundreds of years from now mankind will finally inherit the stars. A fleet of holoships is heading towards the nearest habitable planet at 15% the speed of light. In massive asteroids turned into ships, tens of millions of people are heading towards a new home. A home that bears signs of an ancient alien civilisation. No-one knows what they will find when they get there in 90 years. But the main problem is that the ships will have to break the laws of physics to be able to stop. And the research into ways to stop risk the ships themselves. Has mankind squandered the utopia of years past
Control code
ocn840431690
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
483 pages
Isbn
9780575090453
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
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System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1673743
  • (OCoLC)840431690

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