New PDF release: A Fire Upon The Deep (Zones of Thought series Book 1)

By Vernor Vinge

ISBN-10: 0739490915

ISBN-13: 9780739490914

ISBN-10: 0765329824

ISBN-13: 9780765329820

ISBN-10: 0812515285

ISBN-13: 9780812515282

A Hugo award-winning Novel!

“Vinge is without doubt one of the top visionary writers of SF today.” David Brin

Thousands of years sooner or later, humanity isn't any longer by myself in a universe the place a mind's capability relies on its situation in area, from superintelligent entities within the go beyond, to the constrained minds of the Unthinking Depths, the place basically uncomplicated creatures, and expertise, can functionality. not anyone understands what unusual strength partitioned area into those "regions of thought," but if the warring Straumli realm use an old Transcendent artifact as a weapon, they unwittingly unharness an grand energy that destroys hundreds of thousands of worlds and enslaves all usual and synthetic intelligence.

Fleeing this galactic danger, Ravna crash lands on a wierd international with a ship-hold filled with cryogenically frozen little ones, the single survivors from a destroyed space-lab. they're taken captive via the Tines, an alien race with a harsh medieval tradition, and used as pawns in a ruthless energy struggle.

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Rainbows End

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