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Theories of flight

Author: Simon Morden
Publisher: New York : Orbit, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Theorem: Petrovitch has a lot of secrets. Proof: Secrets like how to make anti-gravity for one. For another, he's keeping a sentient computer program on a secret server farm--the same program that nearly destroyed the Metrozone a few months back. Theorem: The city is broken. Proof: The people of the OutZone want what citizens of teh Metrozone have. And then burn it to the ground. Now, with the heart of the city  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Morden
ISBN: 9780316125154 0316125156
OCLC Number: 669754635
Description: vi, 350 pages ; 18 cm.
Responsibility: Simon Morden.

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Theorem: Petrovitch has a lot of secrets. Proof: Secrets like how to make anti-gravity for one. For another, he's keeping a sentient computer program on a secret server farm--the same program that nearly destroyed the Metrozone a few months back. Theorem: The city is broken. Proof: The people of the OutZone want what citizens of teh Metrozone have. And then burn it to the ground. Now, with the heart of the city destroyed by the New Machine Jihad, the Outies finally see their chance. Theorem: These events are not unconnected. Proof: Someone is trying to kill Petrovitch and they're willing to sink the whole city to do it.

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