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The Resource Galileo's dream, Kim Stanley Robinson

Galileo's dream, Kim Stanley Robinson

Label
Galileo's dream
Title
Galileo's dream
Statement of responsibility
Kim Stanley Robinson
Title variation
Galileos dream
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the summit of their distant future, a charismatic renegade named Ganymede travels to the past to bring Galileo forward in an attempt to alter history and ensure the ascendancy of science over religion. Yet between his brief and jarring visitations to this future, Galileo must struggle against the ignorance and superstition of his own time
Summary
From the summit of their distant future, a charismatic renegade named Ganymede travels to the past to bring Galileo forward in an attempt to alter history and ensure the ascendancy of science over religion. Yet between his brief and jarring visitations to this future, Galileo must struggle against the ignorance and superstition of his own time
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
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331980
Cataloging source
DLC
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Robinson, Kim Stanley
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3568.O2893
LC item number
G35 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Religion and science
  • Space colonies
  • Historical fiction
  • Outer space
Target audience
adult
Label
Galileo's dream, Kim Stanley Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
532 p.
Isbn
9780553806595
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009042729
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn459209947
  • (OCoLC)459209947
  • (DLC)143899
Label
Galileo's dream, Kim Stanley Robinson
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
532 p.
Isbn
9780553806595
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009042729
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn459209947
  • (OCoLC)459209947
  • (DLC)143899

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