Octavo, boards. First edition. The second book of the Rifters trilogy. The author's second novel, a sequel to STARFISH (1999). See Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-1217. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#146442). N° de réf. du libraire 146442
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This dark, fast-paced, hard SF novel returns to the story begun in Starfish: all human life is threatened by a disease (actually a primeval form of life) from the distant prehuman past. It survived only in the deep ocean rift where Clarke and her companions were stationed before the corporation that employed them tried to sterilize the threat with a secret underwater nuclear strike. But Clarke was far enough away that she was able to survive and tough enough to walk home, 300 miles across the ocean floor. She arrives carrying with her the potential death of the human race, and possessed by a desire for revenge. Maelstrom is a terrifying explosion of cyberpunk noir by a writer whose narrative, says Robert Sheckley, "drives like a futuristic locomotive."
A propos de l'auteur: Peter Watts lives in Toronto, Ontario.
Titre : MAELSTROM
Éditeur : Tor ., New York
Date d'édition : 2001
Reliure : Hardcover
Etat de la jaquette : Dust Jacket Included
Edition : 1st Edition
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