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The Resource Spin, Robert Charles Wilson

Spin, Robert Charles Wilson

Label
Spin
Title
Spin
Statement of responsibility
Robert Charles Wilson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tyler Dupree and his friends Jason and Diane Lawton witness what comes to be known as the Big Blackout, which occurs when an alien race generates a false barrier between Earth and the rest of the universe
Member of
Summary
After witnessing the onset of an astronomical event that has caused the sun to go black and the stars and moon to disappear, Tyler, Jason, and Diane learn that the darkness has been caused by a time-altering, alien-created artificial barrier and that the sun will be extinguished in less than forty years
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
133353
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, Robert Charles
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Spin novels (Robert Charles Wilson)
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human-alien encounters
  • End of the world
  • Cults
  • Cults
  • End of the world
  • Human-alien encounters
Target audience
adult
Label
Spin, Robert Charles Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
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
ocm56517962
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
364 pages
Isbn
9780765309389
Lccn
2004058862
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)56517962
Label
Spin, Robert Charles Wilson
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
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
ocm56517962
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
364 pages
Isbn
9780765309389
Lccn
2004058862
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)56517962

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