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COSMONAUT KEEP

Macleod Ken

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ISBN 10: 1857239865 / ISBN 13: 9781857239867
Editorial: Orbit, 2000
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fine hardcover copy in a fine dustwrapper 1st edition. After the Ural Caspian Oil War, nobody really trusted the EU government. So why should their extraordinary announcement of first contact with alien intelligence be believed?. N° de ref. de la librería FJ15.207

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Título: COSMONAUT KEEP

Editorial: Orbit

Año de publicación: 2000

Encuadernación: Hardback

Edición: 1st Edition

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Book by MacLeod Ken

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Like a British--specifically, Scots--counterpart of Bruce Sterling, Ken MacLeod is an SF author who has thought hard about politics and delights in making unlikely alternatives plausible, grippingly readable and often downright funny. (Cosmonaut Keep swaps between two timelines whose characters share the ultimate goal of interstellar travel. In an uncertain future on the far world of Mingulay, human colonists live in the title's ancient, alien-built Keep--coexisting with reptilian "saur)

Meanwhile alternate chapters present a mid-21st century Earth whose EU is (to America's horror) Russian-dominated with a big red star in the middle of its flag, rumours of alien contact aboun, and computer whizzkid Matt Cairns finds himself carrying a dat (Clearly the later storyline's Gregor Cairns is Matt's descendant. There are ingenious connections and surprises, with witty resonances between their wild careers, their travels and their bumpy love-lives. The foreground action-adventure points to a bigger)

Cosmonaut Keep opens MacLeod's new SF sequence Engines of Light. It is highly entertaining and intelligent, promising more good things to come. (David Langford, AMAZON.CO.UK REVIEW)

This man is going to be a major writer (IAIN M. BANKS)

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