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A deepness in the sky

Author: Vernor Vinge
Publisher: New York : Tor, 1999.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The story of the Spiders, inhabitants of a planet where the sun regularly stops shining for periods of 200 years, during which they are frozen in ice. The novel picks them up emerging from their most recent hibernation in a frenzy of activity and innovation to make up for lost time. By the author of A Fire upon the Deep.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vernor Vinge
ISBN: 0312856830 9780312856830
OCLC Number: 40150541
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Awards: Shortlisted for Arthur C Clarke Award 2000.
Description: 606 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Vernor Vinge.
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The story of the Spiders, inhabitants of a planet where the sun regularly stops shining for periods of 200 years, during which they are frozen in ice. The novel picks them up emerging from their most recent hibernation in a frenzy of activity and innovation to make up for lost time. By the author of A Fire upon the Deep.

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