The Medusa Chronicles

The Medusa Chronicles

eBook - 2016
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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 Chronicles2001 and The Martian.
Publisher: London : Saga Press, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., [2016]
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 1481479695 (electronic bk. ; OverDrive eBook)
9781481479691 (electronic bk. ; OverDrive eBook)
Branch Call Number: eBOOK S BAXTER
Characteristics: text file,rda
1 online resource
Additional Contributors: Reynolds, Alastair 1966-- Author


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Oct 22, 2016

An amazing science fiction adventure that chronicles the development of artificial intelligence and its complex and often violent interactions with humanity over one thousand years. All the while, the question asked at the beginning of the book remains unanswered until the end: What lies at the core of the planet Jupiter?

A definite must read for old-school and new-school science fiction fans.


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