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The three-body problem
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Liu, Ken, 1976- translator.
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Published:
New York : Tor Books, [2014].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
399 pages ; 25 cm
Status:
2 copies, 4 people are on the wait list.
Description

"With the scope of Dune and the commercial action of Independence Day, this near-future trilogy is the first chance for English-speaking readers to experience this multple-award-winning phenemonenon from China's most beloved science fiction author. Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project sends signals into space to establish contact with aliens. An alien civilization on the brink of destruction captures the signal and plans to invade Earth. Meanwhile, on Earth, different camps start forming, planning to either welcome the superior beings and help them take over a world seen as corrupt, or to fight against the invasion. The result is a science fiction masterpiece of enormous scope and vision"--

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English
ISBN:
9780765377067 (hdc.) :, 0765377063 (hardback)

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Description
"With the scope of Dune and the commercial action of Independence Day, this near-future trilogy is the first chance for English-speaking readers to experience this multple-award-winning phenemonenon from China's most beloved science fiction author. Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project sends signals into space to establish contact with aliens. An alien civilization on the brink of destruction captures the signal and plans to invade Earth. Meanwhile, on Earth, different camps start forming, planning to either welcome the superior beings and help them take over a world seen as corrupt, or to fight against the invasion. The result is a science fiction masterpiece of enormous scope and vision"--,Provided by publisher.
Language
Translated from the Chinese.
Awards
Hugo Awards (science fiction) - Best Fiction Winner, 2015.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Liu, C., & Liu, K. (2014). The three-body problem. New York: Tor Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Liu, Cixin and Ken Liu. 2014. The Three-body Problem. New York: Tor Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Liu, Cixin and Ken Liu, The Three-body Problem. New York: Tor Books, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Liu, Cixin., and Ken Liu. The Three-body Problem. New York: Tor Books, 2014. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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