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The three-body problem. Remembrance of earth's past (1)

Author: Cixin Liu; Ken Liu
Publisher: New York : Tor Books, 2014.
Series: Remembrance of earth's past, 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First U. S. editionView all editions and formats
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"With the scope of Dune and the commercial action of Independence Day, this near-future trilogy is the first chance for English-speaking readers to experience this multiple-award-winning phenomenon from China's most beloved science fiction author. Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project sends signals into space to establish contact with aliens. An alien civilization on the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cixin Liu; Ken Liu
ISBN: 9780765377067 0765377063
OCLC Number: 1220831294
Description: 399 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Remembrance of earth's past, 1.
Other Titles: San ti
Three-Body Problem (Remembrance of Earth's Past, 1), The.
3 body problem.
Responsibility: Cixin Liu ; translated by Ken Liu.

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"With the scope of Dune and the commercial action of Independence Day, this near-future trilogy is the first chance for English-speaking readers to experience this multiple-award-winning phenomenon from China's most beloved science fiction author. Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project sends signals into space to establish contact with aliens. An alien civilization on the brink of destruction captures the signal and plans to invade Earth. Meanwhile, on Earth, different camps start forming, planning to either welcome the superior beings and help them take over a world seen as corrupt, or to fight against the invasion. The result is a science fiction masterpiece of enormous scope and vision"--

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