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Author: Robert J Sawyer
Publisher: New York : Tor Books, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Accepting a rollback--an experimental rejuvenation procedure--for herself and her husband in exchange for deciphering a message from aliens, Dr. Sarah Halifax is faced with a dilemma when the procedure works on her husband, but not on her.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert J Sawyer
ISBN: 9780765311085 0765311089 9780765349743 0765349744
OCLC Number: 76820964
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates Book."
Description: 320 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Robert J. Sawyer.
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Sawyers Hugo and Nebula Award-winning novel explores morals and ethics on both human and cosmic scales. Likable characters facing big ethical dilemmas . . . [a] smoothly readable near-future SF  Read more...

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A novel to be savored by science-fiction and mainstream readers alike. "Toronto Globe & Mail" This is what SF is supposed to be about: Discovery as carried out by real people. A joy to read; a superb Read more...

 
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