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The Resource Alliance rising : the hinder stars 1, C. J. Cherryh and Jane S. Fancher

Alliance rising : the hinder stars 1, C. J. Cherryh and Jane S. Fancher

Label
Alliance rising : the hinder stars 1
Title
Alliance rising
Title remainder
the hinder stars 1
Statement of responsibility
C. J. Cherryh and Jane S. Fancher
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
SFWA Grand Master Cherryh returns to the Hugo-award winning Alliance-Union Universe with a thrilling entry in her far-reaching sci-fi saga. For years, the stations of the Hinder Stars, those old stations closest to Sol, have lagged behind the great megastations of the Beyond, like Pell and Cyteen. But new opportunities and fears arise when Alpha station receives news of an incoming ship with no identification. The denizens of Alpha wait anxiously for news about the outsiders, each with their own suspicions about the ship and its origins. Ross and Fallon, crew members of the Galway, believe the unidentified ship belongs to Pell and has come to investigate another massive ship docked at Alpha, The Rights of Man. Though Rights is under the command of the Earth Company, it is not quite perfected--and its true purpose is shrouded in mystery. James Robert Neihart, captain of Finity's End--a huge faster-than-light ship flown by one of the Merchanter Families--has heard whispers of The Rights of Man and wonders at its design and purpose, especially as Sol struggles to rival the progress of the Farther Stars. Now docked at Alpha, he must convince the crews that there is more to The Rights of Man than meets the eye. Because the reasons behind the creation of The Rights of Man, and its true plans, could change everything--not just for Sol, but for the Hinder Stars and the Beyond itslf
Cataloging source
PABRO
Citation location within source
December 15, 2018
Citation source
Booklist
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cherryh, C. J
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.H358
LC item number
A65 2019
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fancher, Jane S.
Series statement
DAW book collectors
Series volume
no. 1811
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Interstellar travel
  • Space colonies
  • Space ships
  • Space warfare
  • Life on other planets
  • Imaginary wars and battles
  • Human-alien encounters
Label
Alliance rising : the hinder stars 1, C. J. Cherryh and Jane S. Fancher
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRDBD18362039
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
346 pages
Isbn
9780756412715
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1031947080
Label
Alliance rising : the hinder stars 1, C. J. Cherryh and Jane S. Fancher
Publication
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
BRDBD18362039
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
346 pages
Isbn
9780756412715
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1031947080

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