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Poseidon's wake

Author: Alastair Reynolds
Publisher: London : Gollancz, [2015] ©2015
Series: Poseidon's children, 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This novel is a stand-alone story which takes two extraordinary characters and follows them as they, independently, begin to unravel some of the greatest mysteries of our universe. Their missions are dangerous, and they are all venturing into the unknown... and if they can uncover the secret to faster-than-light travel then new worlds will be at our fingertips. But innovation and progress are not always embraced by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alastair Reynolds
ISBN: 9780575090507 0575090502 9780575090491 0575090499 0575090510 9780575090514
OCLC Number: 958069553
Description: 598 pages ; 24 cm
Series Title: Poseidon's children, 3.
Responsibility: Alastair Reynolds.

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Mankind has reached the stars. Now we are trying to unravel the heart of the universe, but all discoveries are dangerous and some mysteries might be safest left unexplored...  Read more...

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