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Land of the dead

Author: Thomas Harlan
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Gretchen Anderssen, freelance archeologist and specialist in First Sun artifacts, has been hired by her old mentor Green Hummingbird, agent of the Mirror Service, to join him in investigating an ancient weapon that could be used to destroy the interplanetary empire of Anuhuac, centered in Mexico City and the result of a centuries-old alliance between the Japanese samurais and the Aztecs.
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Genre/Form: Alternative histories (Fiction)
Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Harlan
ISBN: 9780765312044 0765312042
OCLC Number: 294887435
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 414 pages ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Thomas Harlan.
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Gretchen Anderssen, freelance archeologist and specialist in First Sun artifacts, has been hired by her old mentor Green Hummingbird, agent of the Mirror Service, to join him in investigating an ancient weapon that could be used to destroy the interplanetary empire of Anuhuac, centered in Mexico City and the result of a centuries-old alliance between the Japanese samurais and the Aztecs.

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Sixth Sun series continues

by wrobins1 (WorldCat user published 2009-09-22) Excellent Permalink

Harlan, Thomas ~ Land of the Dead ~ TOR, 2009 ~ 414 pages ~ Audience: adults, teens ~ Rating: Very Good.

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"A slim Nisei woman, her back straight as a sword blade, glossy black hair coiled at her neck, paused before a shoji-panel of laminate cedar and...
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