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Century rain

Author: Alastair Reynolds
Publisher: London : Gollancz, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twenty-third-century Earth is an uninhabitable wasteland overrun by rogue nanotechnology. When archaeologist Verity Auger, studying the relics of twentieth- and twenty-first-century Earth, is accused of reckless endangerment after a child in her care nearly dies, shadowy government forces within her department offer her an out in the form of a mission to retrieve information from somewhere where her knowledge of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Alternative histories (Fiction)
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alastair Reynolds
ISBN: 9780575082496 0575082496
OCLC Number: 245562212
Notes: Originally published: 2004.
Awards: Short-listed for British Science Fiction Association Award for Best Novel 2005 (UK)
Description: 534 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Alastair Reynolds.

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