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Retromancer

Author: Robert Rankin
Publisher: London : Gollancz, [2009], ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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There is big and evil magic abroad upon the face of the Earth. History has been changed: the Germans won WWII, America is a nuclear wasteland, and The Wife's Legs Cafe is serving Bratwurst rather than the proper British banger. To set it all right, the world needs Hugo Rune, a man who offers the world his genius, and asks only that the world cover his expenses. Hugo's job rewriting history includes a faithful  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Humorous stories
Alternative histories (Fiction)
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Humerous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Rankin
ISBN: 9780575084971 0575084979 9780575078727 0575078723 9780575085008 0575085002
OCLC Number: 436264420
Description: 341 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Robert Rankin.
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When the world's all wrong and it needs setting right, who're you gonna call? Hugo Rune, of course: a man who offers the world his genius, and asks only, in return, that the world cover his expenses!  Read more...

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"Once again, you're in for a Robert Rankin rollercoaster ride." TOTAL SCI FI "Retromancer does at least tell a ripping yarn. " SFX "It's easy to see why Rankin has a huge cult following. Drawing on Read more...

 
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