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Author: Clifford D Simak
Publisher: New York, Ace Books [1952]
Series: [Vintage Ace double-size novel, D-283]; Ace double-size novel, D-283
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"On a far future Earth, mankind's achievements are immense: artificially intelligent robots, genetically uplifted animals, interplanetary travel, genetic modification of the human form itself. But nothing comes without a cost. Humanity is tired, its vigour all but gone. Society is breaking down into smaller communities, dispersing into the countryside and abandoning the great cities of the world. As the human race  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Simak, Clifford D., 1904-1988.
City.
New York, Ace Books [1952]
(OCoLC)654510620
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clifford D Simak
OCLC Number: 1521626
Description: 252 pages 18 cm.
Series Title: [Vintage Ace double-size novel, D-283]; Ace double-size novel, D-283

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"On a far future Earth, mankind's achievements are immense: artificially intelligent robots, genetically uplifted animals, interplanetary travel, genetic modification of the human form itself. But nothing comes without a cost. Humanity is tired, its vigour all but gone. Society is breaking down into smaller communities, dispersing into the countryside and abandoning the great cities of the world. As the human race dwindles and declines, which of its great creations will inherit the Earth? And which will claim the stars ...?"--Back cover.

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