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The gone-away world

Author: Nick Harkaway
Publisher: London : William Heinemann, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Jorgmund Pipe is the backbone of the world, and it's on fire. Gonzo Lubitsch, professional hero and troubleshooter, is hired to put it out - but there's more to the fire, and the Pipe itself,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)213382271
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nick Harkaway
ISBN: 9781407005614 1407005618 9781407005621 1407005626
OCLC Number: 501953374
Notes: A cautionary tale about the absurdity of war; a sardonic science fiction romp through Armageddon; a conspiracy-fueled mystery replete with ninjas, mimes and cannibal dogs; and a horrifying glimpse of a Lovecraftian near-future.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. London : Random House Publishing Group, 2008. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1992 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 599 KB).
Description: 531 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Nick Harkaway.

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