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Earthlight : science fiction

Author: Arthur C Clarke
Publisher: London : Sidgwick and Jackson, 1973.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Two hundred years after humans first touched down on the surface of the Moon, there are permanent settlements there. The inhabitants of these colonies have formed their own political alliance: the Federation. On the Moon, a government agent from Earth is hunting a suspected spy at a prominent observatory. He is caught up in the larger political struggle between Earth's government and that of the Federation, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur C Clarke
ISBN: 0283979054 9780283979057
OCLC Number: 16255441
Notes: Originally published, New York: Ballantine; London: Muller, 1955.
Description: [2], 158 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Arthur C. Clarke.

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Two hundred years after humans first touched down on the surface of the Moon, there are permanent settlements there. The inhabitants of these colonies have formed their own political alliance: the Federation. On the Moon, a government agent from Earth is hunting a suspected spy at a prominent observatory. He is caught up in the larger political struggle between Earth's government and that of the Federation, and ultimately must struggle for his life in the beautiful and barren landscape of the Moon under Earth's light.

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