World Engines: Destroyer (Paperback)Stephen Baxter (author)
- Publisher reprinting
Hundreds of years in the future, on a stagnating and almost empty Earth, a space shuttle pilot from the early days of the 21st century is awoken from the cryogenic sleep he entered after a devastating accident.
As he comes to terms with this new world, he begins to realise that their history does not match what he remembers - and that only he may be able to stop the coming catastrophe destined to destroy the planet.
Until he meets a young woman who seems to have a drive of her own, and a plan...
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Number of pages: 576
Weight: 680 g
Dimensions: 232 x 154 x 48 mm
It's another triumph for Baxter. A page turner that not only fascinates on an intellectual level, but on a science fiction thriller level too. * SCIFINOW MAGAZINE *
You can rely on Stephen Baxter to come up with solid science fiction that does everything you'd expect a bit of classic sci-fi to do. * STARBURST MAGAZINE *
Hard SF science smarts... yet is great fun too. * SFX MAGAZINE *