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Blindsight

Author: Peter Watts
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Two months after the Earth is taken over by an alien species, a space probe detects a faint signal from the edge of the solar system and attempts to make contact, despite the dangers the signal hints at, relying on a linguist with multiple personalities to make the first contact and attempt a peace agreement.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Watts
ISBN: 0765312182 9780765312181 9780765319647 0765319640
OCLC Number: 64289149
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 384 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Peter Watts.
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It's been two months since a myriad of alien objects clenched about the Earth, screaming as they burned. The heavens have been silent since - until a derelict space probe hears whispers from a  Read more...

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""Blindsight" is fearless: a magnificent, darkly gleaming jewel of a book that hurdles the contradictions inherent in biochemistry, consciousness, and human hearts without breaking stride. Imagine Read more...

 
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