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The memory of whiteness : a scientific romance

Author: Kim Stanley Robinson
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : T. Doherty Associates, ©1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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3229 A. D, human civilization is scattered among the planets, moons and asteroids of the solar system. Billions of lives depend on the technology derived from the breakthroughs of the greatest physicist of the age, Arthur Holywelkin. But in the last years of his life, Holywelkin devoted himself to building a strange, beautiful and complex musical instrument that he called The Orchestra.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kim Stanley Robinson
ISBN: 031293467X 9780312934675 9780765391988 0765391988
OCLC Number: 12805881
Notes: "A TOR book."
Description: 351 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Kim Stanley Robinson.

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3229 A. D, human civilization is scattered among the planets, moons and asteroids of the solar system. Billions of lives depend on the technology derived from the breakthroughs of the greatest physicist of the age, Arthur Holywelkin. But in the last years of his life, Holywelkin devoted himself to building a strange, beautiful and complex musical instrument that he called The Orchestra.

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