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Orbital decay

Author: Allen M Steele
Publisher: New York : Open Road Integrated Media, 2013. ©1989
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Olympus Station, affectionately known as Skycan, orbits the Earth and is home to 130 beamjacks. These are the people who are building the future, the space-stations that will open up the new territory. But frontier life can be dangerous and Skycan holds a secret that could threaten world stability.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Steele, Allen.
Orbital Decay.
Newburyport : Open Road Media, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Allen M Steele
ISBN: 9781480439924 1480439924
OCLC Number: 857714581
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; Praise for the Writing of Allen Steele; Title Page; Contents; Dedication; Introduction; Part One: A Hard Day in the Clarke Orbit; 1. Homesick; 2. Ear Test; 3. The Wheel; 4. Virgin Bruce; 5. Tall Tales; 6. Hooker Remembers (A Night on the Town); 7. Getting Some Sun; 8. The Whiteroom; 9. Zulu Tango Approach; 10. An Inch Away from Eternity; 11. Huntsville; Part Two: Welcome to the Club; 12. Milk Run; 13. Hooker Remembers (Where Did She Go?); 14. Welcome to the Club; 15. Profiles in Weirdness; 16. Seeds of Dessent; Part Three: High Up There; 17. Space; 18. Virgin Bruce''s Tale. 19. Hearing Aid20. Popeye Goes to Heaven; 21. Strange Tales of Space; 22. Ear Ache; Part Four: 300-Mile Fade-away; 23. The Weirdo Summit; 24. Labor Day; 25. Freedom Rendezvous; 26. Captain Crunch; 27. Snafu; 28. Orbital Decay; Acknowledgments; About the Author; Copyright.
Responsibility: Allen Steele.
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Olympus Station, affectionately known as Skycan, orbits the Earth and is home to 130 beamjacks. These are the people who are building the future, the space-stations that will open up the new territory. But frontier life can be dangerous and Skycan holds a secret that could threaten world stability.

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