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Transition

Author: Iain Banks
Publisher: Rearsby, Leicester : W F Howes Ltd, 2014.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Imagine a world that is one of infinite parallel worlds, that hangs suspended between the dismantling of the Wall and the fall of the Twin Towers, in the shadow of suicide terrorism and global financial collapse. Presiding over this world is the Concern, an all-powerful organisation whose operatives possess extraordinary powers. There is Temudjin Oh, an unkillable assassin; Adrian Cubbish, restlessly greedy City  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Thrillers (Fiction)
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Iain Banks
ISBN: 9781471266416 1471266419
OCLC Number: 883612611
Notes: Published by W.F. Howes under the Clipper imprint.
Originally published: London: Little, Brown, 2009.
Description: 549 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Iain Banks.

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Imagine a world that is one of infinite parallel worlds, that hangs suspended between the dismantling of the Wall and the fall of the Twin Towers, in the shadow of suicide terrorism and global financial collapse. Presiding over this world is the Concern, an all-powerful organisation whose operatives possess extraordinary powers. There is Temudjin Oh, an unkillable assassin; Adrian Cubbish, restlessly greedy City trader; and the Philosopher, a state-sponsored torturer who moves between the time zones with sinister ease.

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