Look To Windward - Culture (Paperback)
  • Look To Windward - Culture (Paperback)

Look To Windward - Culture (Paperback)

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Paperback 416 Pages / Published: 02/08/2001
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The seventh Culture book from the awesome imagination of Iain M. Banks, a modern master of science fiction.

It was one of the less glorious incidents of a long-ago war.

It led to the destruction of two suns and the billions of lives they supported.

Now, eight hundred years later, the light from the first of those ancient mistakes has reached the Culture Orbital, Masaq'.

The light from the second may not.

Praise for the Culture series:

'Epic in scope, ambitious in its ideas and absorbing in its execution' Independent on Sunday

'Banks has created one of the most enduring and endearing visions of the future' Guardian

'Jam-packed with extraordinary invention' Scotsman

'Compulsive reading' Sunday Telegraph

The Culture series:
Consider Phlebas
The Player of Games
Use of Weapons
The State of the Art
Look to Windward
Surface Detail
The Hydrogen Sonata

Other books by Iain M. Banks:
Against a Dark Background
Feersum Endjinn
The Algebraist

Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
ISBN: 9781841490595
Number of pages: 416
Weight: 282 g
Dimensions: 196 x 128 x 27 mm

In terms of sheer storytelling prowess and verve, LOOK TO WINDWARD is a work of genius * SFX *
A great book * NEW SCIENTIST *
Banks keeps ratcheting up the suspense * GUARDIAN *
A mordant wit, a certain savagery and a wild imagination * MAIL ON SUNDAY *

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“Not my favourite in the series but still good”

This was a little different to the other novels in this series, the ones that I've read anyway, as it was more about what has happened that what is actually happening. I really enjoyed the concept of the... More

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