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Author Liu, Cixin, author.

Title The dark forest / Cixin Liu ; translated by Joel Martinsen.

Publication Info. New York : Tor, A Tom Doherty Associates Book, 2015.
©2015

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Fiction, Science Fiction    SF LIU,C    DUE 06-01-20
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Fiction, Science Fiction    SF LIU,C    Available
Edition First edition.
Description 512 pages ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Three-Body Trilogy ; Book II
Liu, Cixin. Remembrance of Earth's Past ; v. 2.
Remembrance of Earth's Past ; v. 2.
Summary "With the scope of Dune and the rousing action of Independence Day, this near-future trilogy is the first chance for English-speaking readers to experience this multiple-award-winning phenomenon from China's most beloved science fiction author. In Dark Forest, Earth is reeling from the revelation of a coming alien invasion--in just four centuries' time. The aliens' human collaborators may have been defeated, but the presence of the sophons, the subatomic particles that allow Trisolaris instant access to all human information, means that Earth's defense plans are totally exposed to the enemy. Only the human mind remains a secret. This is the motivation for the Wallfacer Project, a daring plan that grants four men enormous resources to design secret strategies, hidden through deceit and misdirection from Earth and Trisolaris alike. Three of the Wallfacers are influential statesmen and scientists, but the fourth is a total unknown. Luo Ji, an unambitious Chinese astronomer and sociologist, is baffled by his new status. All he knows is that he's the one Wallfacer that Trisolaris wants dead"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Human-alien encounters -- Fiction.
Imaginary wars and battles -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Science fiction.
Added Author Martinsen, Joel, translator.
ISBN 9780765377081 hardcover
076537708X hardcover
9781466853430 electronic book

 
    
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