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The ships of Earth

Author: Orson Scott Card; Keith Parkinson
Publisher: London : Legend, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The planet Harmony is governed by a computer whose job is to ensure humans are kept at a low technological level so they don't repeat the mess they caused on Earth. But the computer is breaking down and asks the humans to repair it. For one lot of humans this is an opportunity for freedom. Nafai and his family have been chosen to make the great journey home, but most of them do so grudgingly. Their anger and hatreds  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Novels
Science fiction
Science fiction, American
Named Person: Nafai; Nafai.
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Orson Scott Card; Keith Parkinson
ISBN: 0099262916 9780099262916 0099261014 9780099261018
OCLC Number: 30155115
Notes: Cover art by Keith Parkinson.
Description: 382 pages ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Orson Scott Card.

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The third volume in the continuing "Homecoming" series. The guardian computer of the planet Harmony, the Oversoul, feels itself running down after 40 million years and begins to tamper with the lives  Read more...

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