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Shirley, John

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ISBN 10: 0312941307 / ISBN 13: 9780312941307
Edité par A Bluejay International Edition [1985]., [New York], 1985
Ancien(s) ou d'occasion Soft cover
Vendeur Currey, L.W. Inc. ABAA/ILAB (Elizabethtown, NY, Etats-Unis)

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Octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. "In the aftermath of nuclear war, as the front shifts from a ravaged Europe, an ugly wave of fascism rises. An L-5 space colony, the home of a Co-operative Democracy that has become increasingly rigid, is cut off from Earth supplies and taken over by a dictatorship." - publisher's blurb. First book of the "A Song Called Youth" trilogy. ". his finest SF work . the Cyberpunk-coloured Song Called Youth trilogy -- ECLIPSE (1985), ECLIPSE PENUMBRA (1988) and ECLIPSE CORONA (1990) -- set after a realistically conceived World War III and describing a technologically deft resistance movement which fights a neo-fascist regime to a standstill, ultimately defeating it." - John Clute and Chris Williamson, SFE (online). Nice signed inscription by Shirley on the title page. Trade paperback format. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-1009. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 432. A fine copy. (#147628). N° de réf. du libraire 147628

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Éditeur : A Bluejay International Edition [1985]., [New York]

Date d'édition : 1985

Reliure : Soft cover

Signé : Signed by Author(s)

Edition : 1st Edition

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Synopsis :

Book one of John Shirley's pre-holocaust series, A Song Called Youth.

The Russians didn't use the big nukes.

The ongoing Third World War leaves parts of Europe in ruins. Into the chaos steps the Second Alliance, a multinational eager to impose its own kind of New World Order.

In the United States ... in FirStep, the vast space colony ... and on the artificial island Freezone -- the SA shoulders its way to power, spinning a dark web of media manipulation, propaganda, and infiltration.

Only the New Resistance recognizes the SA for what it really is: a racist theocracy hiding a cult of eugenics.

Enter Rick Rickenharp, a former rock'n'roll cult hero: a rock classicist -- out of place in Europe's underground club scene, populated by "wiredancers" and "minimonos" ... but destined to play a Song Called Youth that will shake the world.

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Originally published in 1985, Eclipse reveals the remarkably current and prophetic vision of John Shirley. Mixing politics, pop culture, passion, paranoia, powerful imagery and vivid characters, Eclipse possesses a visceral intensity as well as being a thought-provoking assault on the intellect. John Shirley is the recipient of the World Horror Writers Award as well as the Bram Stoker Award.

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