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Against Infinity

(1983)
(The second book in the Jupiter Project series)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
Nebula Awards Best Novel (nominee)
A gripping, masterfully written adventure set against the violent beauty of a planet in the throes of cataclymic transformation, Against Infinity is Gregory Benford's timeless portrait of a young man's comming of age.

On the poisonous, icy surface of Ganymede, a man and a boy are on a deadly hunt. Their prey is the Aleph-an unknowable alien artifact that roamed and ruled Ganymede for countless millennia. Indescribable, infinitely dangerous, the Aleph haunts men's dreams and destroys all efforts to terraform Ganymede into a habitable planet. Now in a modern world ancient struggle is joined, as a boy seeks manhood, a man seeks enlightenment, and a society seeks the power to rule the universe. On the poisonous, icy surface of Ganymede, a man and a boy are on a hunt for the Aleph-an alien artifact that ruled Ganymede for countless millenia, Infinitely dangerous, the Aleph haunts men's dreams and destroys all efforts to terraform Ganymede into an habitable planet. Now an ancient struggle is joined, as a boy seeks manhood, a man seeks enlightenment, and a society seeks the power to rule the universe.

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Hardback Editions

October 1999 : USA Library Binding

Title: Against Infinity
Author(s): Gregory Benford
ISBN: 0-613-17070-9 / 978-0-613-17070-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bt Bound
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July 1983 : UK Hardback
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Title: Against Infinity (Gollancz SF)
Author(s): Gregory Benford
ISBN: 0-575-03282-0 / 978-0-575-03282-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Littlehampton Book Services Ltd
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March 1983 : USA Hardback
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Title: Against Infinity
Author(s): Gregory Benford
ISBN: 0-671-46491-4 / 978-0-671-46491-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
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Paperback Editions

October 2013 : USA Paperback
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Title: Against Infinity
Author(s): Gregory Benford
ISBN: 1-939051-26-6 / 978-1-939051-26-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Lucky Bat Books
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November 1998 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Against Infinity
Author(s): Gregory Benford
ISBN: 0-380-79058-0 / 978-0-380-79058-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper Voyager
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February 1991 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Against Infinity
Author(s): Arthur C Clarke
ISBN: 0-553-29005-3 / 978-0-553-29005-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Spectra
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March 1984 : USA Paperback
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Title: Against Infinity
Author(s): Gregory Benford
ISBN: 0-671-45901-5 / 978-0-671-45901-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Pocket
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August 1984 : UK Paperback
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Title: Against Infinity
Author(s): Gregory Benford
ISBN: 0-450-05719-4 / 978-0-450-05719-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: New English Library Ltd
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Kindle Editions

February 2013 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Against Infinity
Author(s): Gregory Benford
Publisher: Lucky Bat Books
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September 2011 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Against Infinity: Jupiter Project Book 2
Author(s): Gregory Benford
Publisher: Gateway
Availability: Amazon UK