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Ancillary sword

Author: Ann Leckie
Publisher: New York : Orbit, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"What if you once had thousands of bodies and near god-like technology at your disposal? And what if all of it were ripped away? The Lord of the Radch has given Breq command of the ship Mercy of Kalr and sent her to the only place she would have agreed to go -- to Athoek Station, where Lieutenant Awn's sister works in Horticulture. Athoek was annexed some six hundred years ago, and by now everyone is fully civilized  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Ebook version:
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Leckie
ISBN: 9780316246651 0316246654 9780356502410 0356502414
OCLC Number: 879642553
Description: 391 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Ann Leckie.

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"What if you once had thousands of bodies and near god-like technology at your disposal? And what if all of it were ripped away? The Lord of the Radch has given Breq command of the ship Mercy of Kalr and sent her to the only place she would have agreed to go -- to Athoek Station, where Lieutenant Awn's sister works in Horticulture. Athoek was annexed some six hundred years ago, and by now everyone is fully civilized -- or should be. But everything is not as tranquil as it appears. Old divisions are still troublesome, Athoek Station's AI is unhappy with the situation, and it looks like the alien Presger might have taken an interest in what's going on. With no guarantees that interest is benevolent"--

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