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Song of the brakeman

Author: Bill Direen
Publisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Titus Books, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When a violent but ailing force in possession of earth’s remaining wealth fixes to enslave a subaltern people who carry the genetic key to the survival of mankind an urban technician and his tribal lover takes sides in a guerrillero struggle to end all wars. The disposable resources of the planet are almost exhausted, water supplies are contaminated, parts of the landmasses have imploded - but the warning this novel  Read more...
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Genre/Form: New Zealand fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Direen
ISBN: 0958258678 9780958258678
OCLC Number: 124504178
Notes: Novel.
Description: 263 p. ; 18 cm.
Responsibility: Bill Direen

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When a violent but ailing force in possession of earth’s remaining wealth fixes to enslave a subaltern people who carry the genetic key to the survival of mankind an urban technician and his tribal lover takes sides in a guerrillero struggle to end all wars. The disposable resources of the planet are almost exhausted, water supplies are contaminated, parts of the landmasses have imploded - but the warning this novel carries is not strictly an earthly one.

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