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Luminous by [Egan, Greg]
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A stunning collection of ground-breaking sf stories from a master of the genre

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LUMINOUS collects together one original story plus nine previously unpublished in book form. Greg Egan's short fiction is at the cutting edge of the genre. His stories range from near future predictions to far future, far space improvisations. His grasp of the latest scientific breakthroughs is unparalleled in science fiction. The stories include 'Transition Dreams', 'Cocoon', 'Our Lady of Chernobyl', the title story 'Luminous' and 'The Planck Drive'. Egan's particular interests range from the farther shores of chaos theory and black hole science to bio-technology and cloning.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 1092 KB
  • Print Length: 336 pages
  • Page Numbers Source ISBN: B00EIE7Q4W
  • Publisher: Gollancz (30 December 2010)
  • Sold by: Hachette Book Group (AU)
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B004JHY82Q
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #370,412 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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David M. Chess
5.0 out of 5 starsLovely math-physics-science based SF short fiction
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5.0 out of 5 starsA successful mix of story and explorations of ideas at the frontiers of science, math, consciousness
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