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The Resource Schild's ladder, Greg Egan

Schild's ladder, Greg Egan

Label
Schild's ladder
Title
Schild's ladder
Statement of responsibility
Greg Egan
Title variation
Schilds ladder
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tchicaya and his spaceship Rindler are the center of a scientific study of a newly created vacuum in space. He soon finds himself the focus of a fierce conflict between a faction that wants to study and preserve the vacuum and one that wants to destroy it
Summary
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.
Theme
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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069873
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1961-
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Egan, Greg
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Immortalism
  • Scientists
  • Physics
  • Space ships
  • Immortalism
  • Physics
  • Scientists
  • Space ships
Target audience
adult
Label
Schild's ladder, Greg Egan
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn870288474
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Night Shade Books edition 2015.
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9781597805445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)870288474
Label
Schild's ladder, Greg Egan
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn870288474
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Night Shade Books edition 2015.
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9781597805445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)870288474

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