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Arctic rising

Author: Tobias S Buckell
Publisher: London : Del Rey, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Arctic Cap has all but melted, oil has run low and Anika Duncan, former mercenary turned UN Polar Guard pilot, patrols the region to protect against pollution and smuggling. In a daring plan to terraform the planet, the Gaia Corporation develops a revolutionary new technology, but when they lose control, the best potential solution to global warming may become the deadliest weapon ever known. As a lethal game of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tobias S Buckell
ISBN: 9780091953522 0091953529
OCLC Number: 830349858
Notes: Originally published: U.S.: Tor, 2012.
Description: 339 pages : 1 map (black and white) ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Tobias S. Buckell.

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The Arctic Cap has all but melted, oil has run low and Anika Duncan, former mercenary turned United Nations Polar Guard pilot, patrols the region to protect against pollution and smuggling.  Read more...

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"...an intimate techno-thriller about an ecological showdown in an ice-free Arctic... ...moves swiftly..." * Publisher's Weekly * "...Buckell shifts his narrative into overdrive, almost providing his Read more...

 
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