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Orbital Resonance

(1991)
(The first book in the Century Next Door series)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
Nebula Awards Best Novel (nominee)
From the 1991 Nebula Award nominee who "may well be the new writer on whom the mantle of Robert Heinlein falls" (Poul Anderson). Young Melpomene Murray lives on an asteroid colony, thousands of miles from an Earth nearly destroyed by disease, war, and pollution. She has been trained since birth to lead mankind into the future. But Melpomene has plans of her own . . .

Genre: Science Fiction    

"John Barnes carries us away the way Heinlein used to do it." - Orson Scott Card


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Used availability for John Barnes's Orbital Resonance

Hardback Editions

December 2003 : UK Hardback

Title: Orbital Resonance (Do Not Use)
Author(s): John Barnes
ISBN: 1-85798-510-9 / 978-1-85798-510-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gollancz
Availability: Amazon UK   


November 1991 : USA Hardback
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Title: Orbital Resonance
Author(s): John Barnes
ISBN: 0-312-85206-1 / 978-0-312-85206-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tor Books
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Paperback Editions

December 2003 : UK Paperback

Title: Orbital Resonance (Gollancz S.F.)
Author(s): John Barnes
ISBN: 1-85798-511-7 / 978-1-85798-511-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gollancz
Availability: Amazon UK   


May 1998 : UK Paperback
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Title: Orbital Resonance
Author(s): John Barnes
ISBN: 0-7528-1659-4 / 978-0-7528-1659-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gollancz
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   


October 1992 : USA Paperback
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Title: Orbital Resonance
Author(s): John Barnes
ISBN: 0-8125-1623-0 / 978-0-8125-1623-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: TOR
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October 1992 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Orbital Resonance (Meme Wars)
Author(s): John Barnes
ISBN: 0-8125-3238-4 / 978-0-8125-3238-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tor Books
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