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Across realtime by Vernor Vinge

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Published by N. Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


  • American Science fiction

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Edition Notes

Edition statement from dust jacket.

Other titlesPeace war., Marooned in realtime.
StatementVernor Vinge
LC ClassificationsPS3572.I534 A67 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination532 p. ;
Number of Pages532
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24943839M

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Comprising THE PEACE WAR and MAROONED IN REALTIME, ACROSS REALTIME melds brilliant hard-science and all-too-possible social speculation into a gripping depiction of a revolution against "peace," a revolution that will continue beyond Earth's time on a near-deserted Earth 50 million years in the future among a small group of survivors faced with a murder that only someone - one of /5(40). Across Realtime Hardcover – January 1, by Vernor Vinge (Author)/5(48). The Baen Books edition with the cover picture showing a sun with concentric rings has three stories: The Peace War, The Ungoverned, and Marooned in Realtime. Other editions (the one with the purple cover showing a bobble in a dessert scene, and the one with the cover showing a bobble in a valley with trees and mountains) are missing the middle story/5(48).   Across Realtime is a science fiction novel by Vernor Vinge. This is Vinge's first full length novel. For some strange reason, I've never gotten around to it before :

Across Realtime Series 2 primary works • 3 total works Researchers have developed the "bobble," a spherical force-field impenetrable by any force known to : Vernor Vinge. Marooned in Realtime (Across Realtime, #2) by Vernor Vinge. A murder mystery 5o million years in the making. This worthy sequel to The Peace War explores the obvious use of a Bobble, not as a weapon, but as a time machine/5. The Peace War (Across Realtime, #1) by Vernor Vinge Originally published in , this novel is still a great example of hard SciFi. The characters are multi dimensional, and well textured. And yes, the drive the plot, and drive it well. Plus we have the BDO (Big Dumb Object) to contend with.4/5.   Across realtime Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English. Edition statement from dust jacket Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by MerciG on Pages:

Vernor Steffen Vinge is a retired San Diego State University Professor of Mathematics, computer scientist, and science fiction author. He is best known for his Hugo Award-winning novels A Fire Upon The Deep (), A Deepness in the Sky () and Rainbows End (), his Hugo Award-winning novellas Fast Times at Fairmont High () and The Cookie Monster (), as well as for his /5.   Across realtime Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by MishelP-loader on J SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:   Across Realtime is by far one of the most incredible books I have ever read. It took me 5 years to hunt it down again (I only remembered the story, not the title). Now that I have found it, I discover it is no longer in print.5/5(3). Across Realtime: The Peace War, Marooned In Realtime Hardcover – January 1, by Vernor Vinge (Author)/5(48).