The Resource Proxima, Stephen Baxter

Proxima, Stephen Baxter

Label
Proxima
Title
Proxima
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Baxter
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
Mankind's future in this galaxy could be all but infinite.... There are hundreds of billions of red dwarf stars, lasting trillions of years - and their planets can be habitable for humans. Such is the world of Proxima Centauri. And its promise could mean the never-ending existence of humanity. But first it must be colonized, and no one wants to be a settler. There is no glamor that accompanies it, like being the first man on the moon, nor is there the ease of becoming a citizen of an already-tamed world. There is only hardship...loneliness...emptiness. But that's where Yuri comes in. Because sometimes exploration isn't voluntary. It must be coerced..
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
FIC
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6052.A849
LC item number
P76 2014
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Proxima, Stephen Baxter
Publication
Copyright
Note
A science fiction novel
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
1655821
Extent
468 pages
Isbn
9780451467706
Lccn
2014023938
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) LSC2639505
  • (OCoLC)897428693
  • LSC2639505

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