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The Resource Seveneves : [a novel], Neal Stephenson

Seveneves : [a novel], Neal Stephenson

Label
Seveneves : [a novel]
Title
Seveneves
Title remainder
[a novel]
Statement of responsibility
Neal Stephenson
Title variation
  • Seven eves
  • 7 eves
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A catastrophic event renders the Earth a ticking time bomb. In a feverish race against the inevitable, nations around the globe band together to devise an ambitious plan to ensure the survival of humanity far beyond our atmosphere, in outer space. But the complexities and unpredictability of human nature coupled with unforeseen challenges and dangers threaten the intrepid pioneers, until only a handful of survivors remain ... Five thousand years later, their progeny -- seven distinct races now three billion strong -- embark on yet another audacious journey into the unknown ... to an alien world utterly transformed by cataclysm and time: Earth
Summary
When a catastrophic event dooms the planet, nations around the world band together to devise an ambitious survival plan in outer space 5,000 years before their progeny organize an audacious return
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
LibraryReads Favorites, 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10414736
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stephenson, Neal
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Space colonies
  • Disasters
  • Survival
  • Disasters
  • Exploration of outer space
  • Space colonies
  • Survival
  • Earth (Planet)
  • Outer space
  • Earth (Planet)
  • Outer space
Target audience
adult
Label
Seveneves : [a novel], Neal Stephenson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Illustrations also on lining pages
  • Subtitle from dust jacket
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
1083340
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
867 pages, 2 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062190376
Lccn
15043154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062190376
  • (OCoLC)884539342
Label
Seveneves : [a novel], Neal Stephenson
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Illustrations also on lining pages
  • Subtitle from dust jacket
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
1083340
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
867 pages, 2 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062190376
Lccn
15043154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062190376
  • (OCoLC)884539342

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