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The billion dollar boy : a Jupiter novel

Author: Charles Sheffield
Publisher: New York : Tor, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A spoilt Earth boy in search of excitement enters a node aboard a spaceship and is transported by accident to a mining ship, where he is cured of his bad ways. The story is told against the background of a world where machines have replaced many of the jobs performed by humans, including doctors.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Sheffield
ISBN: 0312862040 9780312862046
OCLC Number: 35174828
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 255 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Charles Sheffield.

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A spoilt Earth boy in search of excitement enters a node aboard a spaceship and is transported by accident to a mining ship, where he is cured of his bad ways. The story is told against the background of a world where machines have replaced many of the jobs performed by humans, including doctors.

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