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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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Evolution

Evolution


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 057507342
Year of publication: 2002

Evolution by Stephen Baxter To Sandra, again. And to the rest of us, in hope of long perspectives Judging from the past, we may safely infer that not one living species will transmit its unaltered likeness to a distant futurity. And of the species now living very few will transmit progeny of any kind to a far distant futurity. Charles Darwin, On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life 1859 Prologue As the plane descended ...

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Icebones

Icebones


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 038081899
Year of publication: 2002

Icebones by Stephen Baxter To David and Sarah Oliver and Colin Pillinger and the Beagle 2 team Prologue There is a flat, sharp, close horizon, a plain of dust and rocks. The rocks are carved by the wind. Everything is stained rust brown, like dried blood, the shadows long and sharp. This is not Earth. Though the sun is rising, the sky above is still speckled with stars. And in the east there is a morning star: steady, brilliant, its delicate blue-white distinct against the violet wash of the ...

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Longtusk

Longtusk


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 0380818981
Year of publication: 2000

Longtusk by Stephen Baxter To my niece, Jessica Bourg Prologue A vast sheet of ice sits on the North Pole: immense, brooding, jealously drawing the moisture from the air. Glaciers, jutting from the icecap like claws, pulverize rock layers and carve out fjords and lakes. South of the ice, immense plains sweep around the planet, darkened by herds of mighty herbivores. The ice has drawn so much water from the oceans that the very shapes of the continents are changed. Australia is no island, but is ...

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Silverhair

Silverhair


Stephen Baxter

ISBN: 0061020206
Year of publication: 1999

Silverhair by Stephen Baxter To Sandra, and the Calves of Probos Acknowledgments My research for this book took me to the Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe the Chobe National Park, Botswana the George C. Page Museum at the Rancho La Brea tar pits, Los Angeles County the Natural History Museum, London and the National Museum of Natural History, Washington, D.C. Im indebted to Eric Brown for reading the manuscript, and for feedback to Dr. Adrian Lister of the Department of Biology, University ...

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