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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Ace Books
Publication date June 1, 2005
Pages 506
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780441012909
ISBN-10 0441012906
Dimensions 1.50 by 6 by 9 in.
Weight 1.55 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $24.95
§As reported by publisher
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
On an Earth of the far future, a planet left uninhabitable by the Nanocaust technological catastrophe, archaeologist Verity Auger is brought in to examine a wormhole leading to a mid-twentieth-century Earth, on which exists a deadly device capable of destroying both the past and future alike, unless Verity can find the man planning to unleash it.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: On an Earth of the far future, a planet left uninhabitable by the Nanocaust technological catastrophe, archaeologist Verity Auger is brought in to examine a wormhole leading to a mid-twentieth-century Earth, on which exists a deadly device capable of destroying both the past and future alike, unless Verity can find the man planning to unleash it.

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from Ace Books (June 1, 2005)
9780441012909 | details & prices | 506 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 1.50 in. | 1.55 lbs | List price $24.95
About: On an Earth of the far future, a planet left uninhabitable by the Nanocaust technological catastrophe, archaeologist Verity Auger is brought in to examine a wormhole leading to a mid-twentieth-century Earth, on which exists a deadly device capable of destroying both the past and future alike, unless Verity can find the man planning to unleash it.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780441013074 Book cover for 9780575083325
 
from Orion Pub Co (April 2, 2009)
9780575083325 | details & prices | 576 pages | 5.00 × 7.75 × 1.25 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $13.55
About: Alastair Reynolds, one of the most exciting names in world SF, returns to the universe of Revelation Space for a stand-alone thriller that combines the big ideas which have made him 'a mastersinger of the space opera' (The Times).
Reprint edition from Ace Books (May 30, 2006)
9780441013074 | details & prices | 626 pages | 4.00 × 6.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $8.99
About: On an Earth of the far future, a planet left uninhabitable by the Nanocaust technological catastrophe, archaeologist Verity Auger is brought in to examine a wormhole leading to a mid-twentieth-century Earth, on which exists a deadly device capable of destroying both the past and future alike.

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