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The ships of Earth

Author: Orson Scott Card
Publisher: New York : TOR, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st trade edView all editions and formats
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The planet Harmony is governed by a computer whose job is to ensure humans are kept at a low technological level so they don't repeat the mess they caused on Earth. But the computer is breaking down and asks the humans to repair it. For one lot of humans this is an opportunity for freedom.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
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Named Person: Nafai; Nafai; Nafai.
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Orson Scott Card
ISBN: 0312856598 9780312856595 0812532635 9780812532630
OCLC Number: 29359905
Notes: "A Tom Doherty associates book."
Description: 382 pages ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Orson Scott Card.

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Journeying across the desert when the City of Basilica falls, Wetchik, Nafai, and their families seek the hidden Harmony spaceport, finding their greatest hardship in the anger of their own people  Read more...

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-The Ships of Earth, third in Orson Scott Card's 'Homecoming Saga, ' brings its ill-assorted band of pilgrim/refugees far from the previous book's civic strife. This is Card doing what he does Read more...

 
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