Redemption Ark - Alastair Reynolds (Paperback)

Dispatched in 30 to 35 working days
Price
145
No reviews yet.

Product Details

Barcode
9780441011735
Department
Books
Released
25 May 2004
Supply Source
USA

Book

Author
Alastair Reynolds
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Berkley Pub Group
Edition
Reissue
Language
English
Number of Pages
694
Dimensions
171 x 108 x 32mm (336g)

Annotation

Accidentally triggering the Inhibitors, alien killing machines designed to seek out and destroy all intelligent life, all humankind in the twenty-sixth century faces certain annihilation, unless a secret cache of doomsday weapons can be found and recovered. Reprint.

Summary

Alastair Reynolds pushes the boundaries of science fiction and &;confirms his place among the leaders of the hard-science space-opera renaissance&; (Publishers Weekly) in this novel in his Revelation Space universe.

Late in the twenty-sixth century, the human race has advanced enough to accidentally trigger the Inhibitors&;alien killing machines designed to detect intelligent life and destroy it. The only hope for humanity lies in the recovery of a secret cache of doomsday weapons&;and a renegade named Clavain who is determined to find them. But other factions want the weapons for their own purposes&;and the weapons themselves have another agenda altogether...

Fiction

General Subject
Science Fiction
BISAC Subject 1
Fiction / Science Fiction / High Tech
Dewey Classification
813