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The Medusa chronicles / a novel by Stephen Baxter, Alastair Reynolds.

Baxter, Stephen, (author.). Reynolds, Alastair, 1966- (author. ). Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008 Meeting with Medusa. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Peabody PL - Columbia City FICTION SF BAXTER (Text) 30403002260545 Adult - Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781481479684
  • Physical Description: 412 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First Saga Press paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Saga Press, 2017.

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General Note: A sequel to Arthur C. Clarke's "A Meeting With Medusa"--from cover.
Summary, etc.: "A sequel to Sir Arthur C. Clarke's Nebula Award-winning novella "A Meeting with Medusa," this novel continues the thrilling adventure of astronaut Howard Falcon, humanity's first explorer of Jupiter from two modern science fiction masters. Howard Falcon almost lost his life in an accident as the first human astronaut to explore the atmosphere of Jupiter-and a combination of human ingenuity and technical expertise brought him back. But he is no longer himself. Instead, he has been changed into an augmented human: part man, part machine, and exceptionally capable. With permission from the Clarke Estate, Stephen Baxter and Alastair Reynolds continue this beloved writer's enduring vision and have created a fresh story for new readers. The Medusa Chronicles charts Falcon's journey through the centuries granted by his new body, but always back to mysteries of Jupiter and the changing interaction between humanity and the universe. A compelling read full of incredible action right from the beginning, this is a modern classic in the spirit of 2001 and The Martian."-- Amazon.
Subject: Astronauts > Fiction.
Jupiter (Planet) > Fiction.
Genre: Science fiction.

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