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The Resource The three-body problem, Cixin Liu ; translated by Ken Liu

The three-body problem, Cixin Liu ; translated by Ken Liu

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The three-body problem
Title
The three-body problem
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Cixin Liu ; translated by Ken Liu
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  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
"With the scope of Dune and the commercial action of Independence Day, this near-future trilogy is the first chance for English-speaking readers to experience this multple-award-winning phenemonenon from China's most beloved science fiction author. Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project sends signals into space to establish contact with aliens. An alien civilization on the brink of destruction captures the signal and plans to invade Earth. Meanwhile, on Earth, different camps start forming, planning to either welcome the superior beings and help them take over a world seen as corrupt, or to fight against the invasion. The result is a science fiction masterpiece of enormous scope and vision"--
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Title
The three-body problem
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Contributor
Summary
Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project's signal is received by an alien civilization on the brink of destruction, which plans to invade Earth; meanwhile, on Earth, different camps start forming, planning to either welcome the superior beings and help them take over a world seen as corrupt, or to fight against the invasion
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Award
Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2015.
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10361163
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
895.13/52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PL2947.C59
LC item number
S3613 2014
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Three body trilogy,
Series volume
1
Target audience
adult
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Cixin Liu ; translated by Ken Liu
The three-body problem, Cixin Liu ; translated by Ken Liu

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