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Earthfall

Author: Orson Scott Card
Publisher: New York : TOR, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st trade edView all editions and formats
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Two brothers return to an Earth their ancestors left 40 million years earlier. They are Nafai and Elemak of the planet Harmony, and they are seeking help for their ruling computer which is breaking down. The brothers arrive to find Earth inhabited by winged angels. By the author of The Ships of Earth.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Nafai; Nafai.
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Orson Scott Card
ISBN: 0312930399 9780312930394 0812532961 9780812532968
OCLC Number: 31606501
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 350 pages ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Orson Scott Card.

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Confronting his brother Elemak while on board the starship Basilica, Nafai, the chosen ship's Master, begins a generations-long struggle that will culminate in a return to planet Earth.  Read more...

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"This action-packed, plot-rich installment features Card's typical virtues--well drawn characters and a story driven by complex moral issues." --Publishers Weekly"This series continues to impress." Read more...

 
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