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Tau zero

£17.99

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The epic voyage of the spacecraft Leonora Christine will take her and her fifty-strong crew to a planet some thrity light-years distant. But, because the ship will accelerate to close to the spped of light, for those on board subjective time will slow and the journey will be of only a few years? duration. Then a buffeting by an interstellar dustcloud changes everything. The ship?s deceleration system is damaged irreperably and soon she is gaining velocity. When she attains light-speed, tau zero itself, the disparity between ship-time and external time becomes almost impossibly great. Eons and galaxies hurtle by, and the crew of the Leonora Christine speeds into the unknown.

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Author(s):
Poul Anderson
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
216x136x16
EAN-13:
9780575070998
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9780575070998
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
189
Publisher:
Orion

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The epic voyage of the spacecraft Leonora Christine will take her and her fifty-strong crew to a planet some thrity light-years distant. But, because the ship will accelerate to close to the spped of light, for those on board subjective time will slow and the journey will be of only a few years? duration. Then a buffeting by an interstellar dustcloud changes everything. The ship?s deceleration system is damaged irreperably and soon she is gaining velocity. When she attains light-speed, tau zero itself, the disparity between ship-time and external time becomes almost impossibly great. Eons and galaxies hurtle by, and the crew of the Leonora Christine speeds into the unknown.

Author(s):
Poul Anderson
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
216x136x16
EAN-13:
9780575070998
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9780575070998
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
189
Publisher:
Orion

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