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Verlag: Doubleday & Company, New York
Auflage: First edition, first printing
Number 139 of 500 numbered copies signed by Asimov on special limitation page. A fine copy in a fine example of the publisher's slipcase. Issued without dust jacket. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 34582
Inhaltsangabe: From the author of "Foundation", "Robot" and "Empire", this story is set in a futuristic world where Nemesis, a dwarf star, is on a collision course for the Earth. Isaac Asimov has won numerous awards and has received 14 honorary academic degrees.
Vom Verlag: In the twenty-third century pioneers have escaped the crowded earth for life in self-sustaining orbital colonies. One of the colonies, Rotor, has broken away from the solar system to create its own renegade utopia around an unknown red star two light-years from Earth: a star named Nemesis. Now a fifteen-year-old Rotorian girl has learned of the dire threat that nemesis poses to Earth's people--but she is prevented from warning them. Soon she will realize that Nemesis endangers Rotor as well. And so it will be up to her alone to save both Earth and Rotor as--drawn inexorably by Nemesis, the death star--they hurtle toward certain disaster.
"A totally new and original work that stretches his talents to their fullest. . .welcome back, champ!"--The Detroit News
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