The Resource Galileo's dream, Kim Stanley Robinson

Galileo's dream, Kim Stanley Robinson

Label
Galileo's dream
Title
Galileo's dream
Statement of responsibility
Kim Stanley Robinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ganymede, a renegade amongst the colonists living on the moons of Jupiter, travels back in time to bring Galileo Galilei from Renaissance Italy into the future to ensure influence of science over religion, but the experiences cause Galileo to struggle with the ignorance and superstitions of his time
Title
Galileo's dream
Creator
Summary
From the summit of their distant future, a charismatic renegade named Ganymede travels to the past to bring Galileo forward in an attempt to alter history and ensure the ascendancy of science over religion. Yet between his brief and jarring visitations to this future, Galileo must struggle against the ignorance and superstition of his own time
Subject
Genre
Story line
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Award/Notable book
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331980
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal Starred, November 2009
  • Publisher's Weekly, November 2009
  • Library Journal Starred
  • Publisher's Weekly
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • [Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PS3568.O2893
LC item number
G35 2009
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
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Kim Stanley Robinson
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Galileos dream
Label
Galileo's dream, Kim Stanley Robinson
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18202614
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
532 pages
Isbn
9780553806595
Isbn Type
(trade : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009042729
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (LHPL)327253
  • (IMchF)fol12896182

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