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Moonseed

Moonseed


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 0002254263
Year of publication: 1998

Moonseed by Stephen Baxter For Sandra, with all my love DRAMATIS PERSONAE Henry Meacher, geologist, NASA Geena Bourne, Space Station astronaut Jane Dundas, shopkeeper Arkady Berezovoy, Space Station astronaut GREAT BRITAIN EDINBURGH: Jack Dundas, son of Jane Mike Dundas, technician Ted Dundas, retired police officer Ruth Clark, neighbour of Ted Dundas Hamish Macrae, aka Bran, cult leader Billy Macrae, brother of Hamish Alan Macrae, father of Hamish Dan McDiarmid, geologist, Edinburgh University ...

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Moonseed

Moonseed


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 0002254263
Year of publication: 1998

Moonseed by Stephen Baxter For Sandra, with all my love DRAMATIS PERSONAE Henry Meacher, geologist, NASA Geena Bourne, Space Station astronaut Jane Dundas, shopkeeper Arkady Berezovoy, Space Station astronaut GREAT BRITAIN EDINBURGH: Jack Dundas, son of Jane Mike Dundas, technician Ted Dundas, retired police officer Ruth Clark, neighbour of Ted Dundas Hamish Macrae, aka Bran, cult leader Billy Macrae, brother of Hamish Alan Macrae, father of Hamish Dan McDiarmid, geologist, Edinburgh University ...

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Exultant

Exultant


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 0345457889
Year of publication: 2004

Exultant by Stephen Baxter To Gregory Benford PART ONE In the past we humans, struggling to comprehend our place in the universe, imagined gods, and venerated them. But now we have looked across the width of the universe, and from its beginning to its end. And we know there are no gods. We are the creators of the future. And the only entities worthy of our veneration are our own descendants, who, thanks to our selfless striving, will occupy the gods empty thrones. But we have a Galaxy to win ...

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Coalescent

Coalescent


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 057507423
Year of publication: 2003

Coalescent by Stephen Baxter To Neil, Ann, Katherine, Anna, and Clare Baines ONE Chapter 1 I have come to stay in Amalfi. I cant face going back to Britain not yet and to be here is a great relief after the swarming strangeness I encountered in Rome. Ive taken a room in a house on the Piazza Spirito Santo. There is a small bar downstairs, where I sit in the shade of vine leaves and drink Coke Light, or sometimes the local lemon liqueur, which tastes like the sherbet-lemon boiled sweets I used ...

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Ring

Ring


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 0002240262
Year of publication: 1994

Ring By Stephen Baxter For my nephew Thomas Baxter PART I Event: System 1 Even at the moment she was born she knew something was wrong. A face loomed over her: wide, smooth, smiling. The cheeks were damp, the glistening eyes huge. Lieserl. Oh, Lieserl Lieserl. My name, then. She explored the face before her, studying the lines around the eyes, the humorous upturn of the mouth, the strong nose. It was an intelligent, lived-in face. This is a good human being, she thought. Good stock Good stock ...

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Flux

Flux


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 0061008370
Year of publication: 1995

Flux by Stephen Baxter To my nephew James Baxter 1 Dura woke with a start. There was something wrong. The photons didnt smell right. Her hand floated before her face, dimly visible, and she flexed her fingers. Disturbed electron gas, spiraling dizzily around the Magfield lines, sparkled purple-white around the fingertips. The Air in her eyes was warm, stale, and she could make out only vague shapes. For a moment she hung there, curled in a tight ball, suspended in the elastic grip of the ...

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Vacuum Diagrams

Vacuum Diagrams


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 0002254255
Year of publication: 1997

Vacuum Diagrams by Stephen Baxter For Malcolm Eduards, David Pringle, and Chris Schelling Foreword Vacuum Diagrams is a novel based on the short stories which together with my novels Raft 1991, Timelike Infinity 1992, Flux 1993, and Ring 1994 comprise my Xeelee Sequence Future History. The stories, written between 1987 and 1995, have been revised for this edition a new timeline is appended references to the novels are included as footnotes, and a new short story Eve has been included as ...

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The Gravity Mine

The Gravity Mine


Stephen Baxter

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2000

The Gravity Mine by Stephen Baxter Call her Anlic. The first time she woke she was in the ruins of an abandoned gravity mine. At first the Community had chased around the outer strata of the great gloomy structure. But at last, close to the core, they reached a cramped ring. Here the central black holes gravity was so strong that light itself curved in closed orbits. The torus tunnel looked infinitely long. And they could race as fast as they dared. As they hurtled past fullerene walls they ...

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The Time Ships

The Time Ships


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 0002246090
Year of publication: 1995

Stephen Baxter The Time Ships To my wife Sandra, and the memory of H. G. Editors Note The attached account was given to me by the owner of a small second-hand bookshop, situated just off the Charing Cross Road in London. He told me it had turned up as a manuscript in an unlabeled box, in a collection of books which had been bequeathed to him after the death of a friend the bookseller passed the manuscript on to me as a curiosity You might make something of it knowing of my interest in the ...

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Raft

Raft


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 0246137061
Year of publication: 1991

Raft by Stephen Baxter To my wife, Sandra I must express my thanks to Larry Niven, David Brin and Eric Brown, who took the trouble to read and comment closely on drafts of this novel, and on the imagined universe it portrays: thanks to their input the quality of this work has been greatly enhanced. Thanks also to Arthur C. Clarke, Bob Shaw, Charles Sheffield, Joe Haldeman, and David Pringle for their words of praise and encouragement. Finally I owe a great debt of gratitude to Malcolm Edwards, ...

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The Light of Other Days

The Light of Other Days


Stephen Baxter
Arthur C Clarke

ISBN: 0312871996
Year of publication: 2000

The Light of Other Days by Arthur C. Clarke Stephen Baxter Is it not possible I often wonder that things we have felt with great intensity have an experience independent of our minds are in fact still in existence And if so, will it not be possible, in time, that some device will be invented by which we can tap them Instead of remembering here a scene and there a sound, I shall fit a plug into the wall and listen in to the past Virginia Woolf 1882-1941 One The goldfish bowl We know how cruel ...

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Origin

Origin


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 0345430794
Year of publication: 2001

Manifold: Origin by Stephen Baxter Emma Stoney: Do you know me Do you know where you are Oh, Malenfant I know you. And youre just what you always were, an incorrigible space cadet. Thats how we both finished up stranded here, isnt it I remember how I loved to hear you talk, when we were kids. When everybody else was snuggling at the drive-in, you used to lecture me on how space is a high frontier, a sky to be mined, a resource for humanity. But is that all there is Is the sky really nothing more ...

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Timelike Infinity

Timelike Infinity


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 000647618
Year of publication: 1992

Timelike Infinity by Stephen Baxter To my niece, Jessica Bourg Chapter 1 The flitter rose from Occupied Earth like a stone thrown from a blue bowl. The little cylindrical craft tumbled slowly as it climbed, sparkling. Jasoft Parz had been summoned to a meeting, in orbit, with the Qax Governor of Earth. Parz scoured a mind worn into grooves of habit by his years in the diplomatic service for reasons for this summons. It must be connected with the arrival of the damned wormhole from the past, of ...

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Space

Space


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 0002257718
Year of publication: 2000

Manifold: Space by Stephen Baxter To my nephew, Thomas Baxter. And Simon Bradshaw and Eric Brown Innumerable Suns exist innumerable earths revolve around these Suns in a manner similar to the way the seven planets revolve around our sun. Living beings inhabit these worlds GIORDANO BRUNO 15481600 If they existed, they would be here. ENRICO FERMI 19011954 ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Sections of this novel appeared in substantially different versions in Science Fiction Age magazine and in Moonshots, an ...

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Time

Time


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 0002257688
Year of publication: 1999

Manifold: Time by Stephen Baxter To two space cadets: My nephew, James Baxter Kent Joosten, NASA Reid Malenfant: You know me. And you know Im a space cadet. You know Ive campaigned for, among other things, private mining expeditions to the asteroids. In fact, in the past Ive tried to get you to pay for such things. Ive bored you with that often enough already, right So tonight I want to look a little farther out. Tonight I want to tell you why I care so much about this issue that I devoted my ...

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