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Children of time

Author: Adrian Tchaikovsky
Publisher: London : Pan, 2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The last remnants of the human race left a dying Earth, desperate to find a new home among the stars. Following in the footsteps of their ancestors, they discover the greatest treasure of the past age - a world terraformed and prepared for human life. But all is not right in this new Eden. In the long years since the planet was abandoned, the work of its architects has borne disastrous fruit. The planet is not  Read more...
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Tchaikovsky
ISBN: 9781447273301 1447273303
OCLC Number: 1005527583
Awards: Winner of The Arthur C. Clarke Award 2016 (UK)
Description: 599 sider

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A race for survival among the stars . . . Humanity's last survivors escaped earth's ruins to find a new home. But when they find it, can their desperation overcome its dangers?  Read more...

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