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The islanders

Author: Christopher Priest
Publisher: London : Titan Books, 2014. ©2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"The Dream Archipelago is a vast network of islands. The names of the islands are different depending on who you talk to, their very locations seem to twist and shift. Some islands have been sculpted into vast musical instruments, others are home to lethal creatures, others the playground for high society. Hot winds blow across the archipelago and a war fought between two distant continents is played out across its  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Priest
ISBN: 9781781169469 1781169462
OCLC Number: 857214696
Awards: BSFA Award, Best novel 2011.
John W. Campbell Memorial Award, 2012.
Description: 345 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Christopher Priest.

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"The Dream Archipelago is a vast network of islands. The names of the islands are different depending on who you talk to, their very locations seem to twist and shift. Some islands have been sculpted into vast musical instruments, others are home to lethal creatures, others the playground for high society. Hot winds blow across the archipelago and a war fought between two distant continents is played out across its waters"--Cover.

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