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Product Description: Discover the mystery of the island of Teranesia, where peculiar biological evolution has created a world both beautiful and deadly.On the small uninhabited island of Teranesia, Prabir and his younger sister Madhusree live with their biologist parents, who are there to study the strange signs of evolutionary mutation in the island’s butterfly population...read more

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9781597805438 | Reprint edition (Nightshade Book, April 21, 2015), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Discover the mystery of the island of Teranesia, where peculiar biological evolution has created a world both beautiful and deadly.
9780061059803 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, November 1, 2000), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Two decades after an Indonesian uprising had decimated a family of scientists, the two surviving children return as adults to investigate bizarre reports of genetic mutations rising out of the war-shattered region.
9780321046178, titled "Longman Textbook Reader: For Efficient and Flexible Reading" | 5th edition (Addison-Wesley, January 1, 1999), cover price $42.00 | also contains Longman Textbook Reader: For Efficient and Flexible Reading | About this edition: Longman Textbook Reader: For Efficient and Flexible Reading

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Product Description: When the laws of physics are suddenly called into question, a whole new potential for life and death is brought to the entire universe.For twenty thousand years, every phenomenon that has ever been observed in the universe has been explainable through the means of the Sarumpaet Rules...read more

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9780061050930 | Eos, May 1, 2002, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Twenty-thousand years in the future, a dangerous experiment in quantum physics creates an expanding vacuum in space that threatens to wipe out all humanity.

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9781597805445 | Reissue edition (Nightshade Book, February 17, 2015), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: When the laws of physics are suddenly called into question, a whole new potential for life and death is brought to the entire universe.
9780061073441 | Reprint edition (Eos, January 1, 2004), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Twenty-thousand years in the future, a dangerous experiment in quantum physics creates an expanding vacuum in space that threatens to wipe out all humanity.

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Product Description: A quantum Brave New World from the boldest and most wildly speculative writer of his generation.Since the Introdus in the twenty-first century, humanity has reconfigured itself drastically. Most chose immortality, joining the polises to become conscious software...read more

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9781597805421 | Nightshade Book, January 6, 2015, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: A quantum Brave New World from the boldest and most wildly speculative writer of his generation.

Reinforced:

9780606186872 | Demco Media, April 1, 1999, cover price $14.91 | About this edition: In a new world of digital beings, where humans have chosen to be forever digitized, have selected renewable robotic bodies, or remain flesh on Earth, a devastating event puts the Fleshers in danger from beings that can reshape subatomic particles and transcend time.

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Product Description: “All right. He’s dead. Go ahead and talk to him.”It is the year 2055, and the battle of the sexes has seven combatants rather than two. “The illusion of empathy” has been dispensed with, and a few idealistic souls try to create a utopia with pirated technology...read more

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9781597805414 | Nightshade Book, January 6, 2015, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: “All right.
9780575081734 | Orion Pub Co, February 7, 2008, cover price $14.10 | About this edition: 'One of the genre's great ideas men' Times

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Product Description: “Wonderful, mind-expanding stuff, and well written too.”—The Guardian Axiomatic is a wonderful collection of eighteen short stories by Hugo Award–winning author Greg Egan. The stories in this collection have appeared in such science fiction magazines as Interzone and Asimov’s between 1989 and 1992...read more

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9781597805407 | Nightshade Book, November 11, 2014, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: “Wonderful, mind-expanding stuff, and well written too.

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A collection of science fiction stories that looks at the possible future includes stories of genetically altered dolphins that speak in limericks and a software program that allows you to design your own child. Original. (view table of contents)

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9780061052651 | Harper Prism, December 1, 1997, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: A collection of science fiction stories that looks at the possible future includes stories of genetically altered dolphins that speak in limericks and a software program that allows users to design their own child

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Product Description: “Taut, suspenseful, darkly powerful . . . Egan is on his way, and with considerable velocity!”—Gardener Dozois, editor, The Year's Best SFIn 2034, the stars went out. Riots and religions break out after an unknown agency surrounds the solar system with an impenetrable barrier, now leaving the universe in darkness...read more

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9781597805384 | Nightshade Book, November 11, 2014, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: “Taut, suspenseful, darkly powerful .

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Product Description: The story of a man with a vision - immortality : for those who can afford it is found in cyberspace. Permutation city is the tale of a man with a vision - how to create immortality - and how that vision becomes something way beyond his control...read more

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9780752816494 | Orion Pub Co, July 1, 1998, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: The story of a man with a vision - immortality : for those who can afford it is found in cyberspace.
9780061054815 | Harpercollins, October 1, 1995, cover price $5.99 | also contains Mel Bay Presents Recital Classics: A Collection of Original Piano Classics for the Beginner & Early Intermediate Piano Student | About this edition: Transformed into an electronic code, a Copy must discover an alternate way out, back into its real body, because the original avenue of escape has been cut off by the human version from which its was originally copied.

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Product Description: What happens when your digital self overpowers your physical self? A life in Permutation City is unlike any life to which you’re accustomed. You have Eternal Life, the power to live forever. Immortality is a real thing, just not the thing you’d expect...read more

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9781597805391 | Reissue edition (Nightshade Book, September 16, 2014), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: What happens when your digital self overpowers your physical self?

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Product Description: Hard science fiction’s grand master delivers the stunning conclusion to his Orthogonal trilogy.In a universe where the laws of physics and the speed of light are completely alien to our own, the travelers on the ship Peerless have completed a generations-long struggle to develop advanced technology in a desperate attempt to save their home world...read more

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9781597804875 | Nightshade Book, August 5, 2014, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: Hard science fiction’s grand master delivers the stunning conclusion to his Orthogonal trilogy.

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9781597808163 | Nightshade Book, July 7, 2015, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Hard science fiction’s grand master delivers the stunning conclusion to his Orthogonal trilogy.

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Product Description: An original collection of new short science fiction from the biggest and most exciting names in the genre. The latest in the Infinities collections edited and comissioned by multiple award-winning anthologist Jonathan Strahan.What happens when humanity reaches out into the vastness of space? The brightest names in SF contribute new orginal fiction to this amazing anothology from master editor Jonathan Strahan...read more

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9781781082034 | Solaris, May 27, 2014, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: An original collection of new short science fiction from the biggest and most exciting names in the genre.

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Product Description: Hard science fiction's grand master delivers the stunning conclusion to his Orthogonal trilogy. In a universe where the laws of physics and the speed of light are completely alien to our own, the travelers on the ship Peerless have completed a generations-long struggle to develop advanced technology in a desperate attempt to save their home world...read more

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9780575105768 | Orion Pub Co, November 21, 2013, cover price $28.75 | About this edition: Hard science fiction's grand master delivers the stunning conclusion to his Orthogonal trilogy.

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Product Description: Greg Egan’s The Clockwork Rocket introduced readers to an exotic universe where the laws of physics are very different from our own, where the speed of light varies in ways Einstein would never allow, and where intelligent life has evolved in unique and fascinating ways...read more

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9781597802949 | Nightshade Book, August 13, 2013, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Greg Egan’s The Clockwork Rocket introduced readers to an exotic universe where the laws of physics are very different from our own, where the speed of light varies in ways Einstein would never allow, and where intelligent life has evolved in unique and fascinating ways.

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Product Description: Greg Egan’s The Clockwork Rocket introduced readers to an exotic universe where the laws of physics are very different from our own, where the speed of light varies in ways Einstein would never allow, and where intelligent life has evolved in unique and fascinating ways...read more

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9781597802932 | Nightshade Book, August 26, 2012, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: Greg Egan’s The Clockwork Rocket introduced readers to an exotic universe where the laws of physics are very different from our own, where the speed of light varies in ways Einstein would never allow, and where intelligent life has evolved in unique and fascinating ways.

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Product Description: In Yalda's universe, light has no universal speed and its creation generates energy.On Yalda's world, plants make food by emitting their own light into the dark night sky.As a child Yalda witnesses one of a series of strange meteors, the Hurtlers, that is entering the planetary system at an immense, unprecedented speed...read more

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9781597802277 | Nightshade Book, July 19, 2011, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: In Yalda's universe, light has no universal speed and its creation generates energy.

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9781597802925 | Reprint edition (Nightshade Book, August 7, 2012), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: In Yalda's universe, light has no universal speed and its creation generates energy.

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Product Description: In the near future, journalist Martin Seymour travels to Iran to cover the parliamentary elections. Most would-be opposition candidates are disqualified and the election becomes the non-event the world expects. But shortly afterward a compromising image of a government official captured on a mobile phone triggers a revolutionary movement that overthrows the old theocracy...read more

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9781597801744 | Nightshade Book, September 29, 2010, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Set in a near future Iran (where the theocracy has been overthrown, but where Muslim religion still dominates the culture), an Arab/Muslim focused MMORG gaming companies cutting edge AI software might hold the key achieving "uploaded consciousness.
9780575086173 | Orion Pub Co, June 17, 2010, cover price $30.70 | About this edition: Set in a near future Iran (where the theocracy has been overthrown, but where Muslim religion still dominates the culture), an Arab/Muslim focused MMORG gaming companies cutting edge AI software might hold the key achieving "uploaded consciousness.

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9781597801751 | Nightshade Book, May 3, 2011, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: In the near future, journalist Martin Seymour travels to Iran to cover the parliamentary elections.

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Product Description: The nine stories in Greg Egan's new collection range from parables of contemporary human conflict and ambition to far-future tales of our immortal descendants.In "Lost Continent", a time traveler seeking refuge from a war-torn land faces hostility and bureaucratic incompetence...read more

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9781596062405 | Subterranean, September 30, 2009, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The nine stories in Greg Egan's new collection range from parables of contemporary human conflict and ambition to far-future tales of our immortal descendants.

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Product Description: Greg Egan's first new collection in a decade contains five stories, set in three worlds. In "Luminous," two mathematicians searching for a flaw in the structure of arithmetic find themselves pitted against a ruthless arms manufacturer...read more

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9781596061552 | 1 reprint edition (Subterranean, March 25, 2008), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A brand new short story collection by one of science fiction's modern masters.

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9781596062191 | Diamond Comic Distributors, April 30, 2009, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Greg Egan's first new collection in a decade contains five stories, set in three worlds.

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Product Description: The long-awaited new novel from Greg Egan! Hugo Award-winning author Egan returns to the field with Incandescence, a new novel of hard SF.The Amalgam spans nearly the entire galaxy, and is composed of innumerable beings from a wild variety of races, some human or near it, some entirely other...read more

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9780575081628 | Orion Pub Co, May 15, 2008, cover price $33.85 | also contains Incandescence | About this edition: The long-awaited new novel from Greg Egan!
9781597801287 | Nightshade Book, May 1, 2008, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The long-awaited new novel from Greg Egan!

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9781597801294 | Nightshade Book, May 1, 2009, cover price $14.95 | also contains Incandescence | About this edition: The long-awaited new novel from Greg Egan!
9780575081635 | Orion Pub Co, May 15, 2008, cover price $23.20 | also contains Incandescence | About this edition: The long-awaited new novel from Greg Egan!

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Product Description: Why waste years designing viruses for biological warfare when blind mutation and natural selection was all that was required? The theory was, they'd set up a few trillion copies of their system. The theory also included 520 people all sticking scrupulously to official procedure, day after day, month after month, without a moment of carelessness, laziness or forgetfulness...read more
By Amy Bruce (narrator) and Greg Egan

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9781884612336 | 1 una edition (Audiotext, June 15, 2004), cover price $10.99 | About this edition: Why waste years designing viruses for biological warfare when blind mutation and natural selection was all that was required?

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781884612145 | Unabridged edition (Penton Overseas Inc, January 1, 1998), cover price $10.99 | About this edition: Why waste years designing viruses for biological warfare when blind mutation and natural selection was all that was required?

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In a new world of digital beings, an Orphan is born, and humans have chosen to be forever digitized, have selected renewable robotic bodies, or remain flesh on Earth, until a devastating event occurs, causing the Orphan go to Earth to protect the Fleshers from beings that can reshape subatomic particles and transcend time. Reissue. (view table of contents)

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9780061052811 | Harper Prism, February 1, 1998, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: In a new world of digital beings, where humans have chosen to be forever digitized, have selected renewable robotic bodies, or remain flesh on Earth, a devastating event puts the Fleshers in danger from beings that can reshape subatomic particles and transcent time

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9780061057984 | Harper Prism, November 1, 1999, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: In a new world of digital beings, where humans have chosen to be forever digitized, have selected renewable robotic bodies, or remain flesh on Earth, a devastating event puts the Fleshers in danger from beings that can reshape subatomic particles and transcend time.

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Two decades after an Indonesian uprising had decimated a family of scientists, the two surviving children return as adults to investigate bizarre reports of genetic mutations rising out of the war-shattered region.

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9780061050923 | Harpercollins, November 1, 1999, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Two decades after an Indonesian uprising had decimated a family of scientists, the two surviving children return as adults to investigate bizarre reports of genetic mutations rising out of the war-shattered region

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In the year 2055, a disease called 'Distress' affects millions, and when investigative reporter Andrew Worth travels to the virtual planet of Stateless to document a gathering of physicists, his focus, Violet Mosala, begins to receive death threats, and he discovers that 'Distress' is linked to the conference and to the end of the world. Reprint.

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9780061052644 | Harper Prism, June 1, 1997, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: Tired of covering 'Frankenscience' for Seenet, twenty-first-century investigative journalist Andrew Worth journeys to the artificial island of Stateless, where a group of the world's top physicists has gathered to consider a new Theory of Everything to replace Einstein's outmoded work

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9780061057274 | Harpercollins, February 1, 1998, cover price $6.50 | About this edition: In the year 2055, a disease called 'Distress' affects millions, and when investigative reporter Andrew Worth travels to the virtual planet of Stateless to document a gathering of physicists, his focus, Violet Mosala, begins to receive death threats, and he discovers that 'Distress' is linked to the conference and to the end of the world.

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When an impenetrable shield moves into place around twenty-first-century Earth's solar system, shutting out the rest of the universe, private investigator Nick Stavrianos finds an unexpected link between the phenomenon and his latest case. Original.

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9780061054235 | Harpercollins, January 1, 1995, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: When an impenetrable shield moves into place around twenty-first-century Earth's solar system, shutting out the rest of the universe, private investigator Nick Stavrianos finds an unexpected link between the phenomenon and his latest case

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9780909106126 | Norstrilia Pr, February 1, 1985, cover price $9.50

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