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Xeelee: An Omnibus

(2010)
(A book in the Xeelee series)
An omnibus of novels by

 
 
The books that launched Stephen Baxter's career; the creation of one of the most astonishingly ambitious universes in SF's history: brought together in one astounding volume. Stephen Baxter's epic sequence of Xeelee novels was introduced to a new generation of readers with his highly successful quartet, Destiny's Children, published by Gollancz between 2003 and 2006. But the sequence of novels began with RAFT in 1991.From there it built into perhaps the most ambitious fictitious universe ever created. Beginning with the rise and fall of sub-quantum civilisations in the first nano-seconds after the Big Bang and ending with the heat death of the universe billions of years from now the series charts the story of mankinds epic war against the ancient and unknowable alien race the Xeelee.Along the way it examines questions of physics, the nature of reality, the evolution of mankind and its possible future. It looks not just at the morality of war but at the morality of survival and our place in the universe.This is a landmark in SF.

Genre: Science Fiction    

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Used availability for Stephen M Baxter's Xeelee: An Omnibus

Hardback Editions

March 2010 : UK Hardback
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Title: Xeelee: An Omnibus: Raft, Timelike Infinity, Flux, Ring
Author(s): Stephen Baxter
ISBN: 0-575-09040-5 / 978-0-575-09040-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gollancz
Availability: Amazon UK   


Paperback Editions

January 2011 : UK Paperback
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Title: Xeelee: An Omnibus: Raft, Timelike Infinity, Flux, Ring
Author(s): Stephen Baxter
ISBN: 0-575-09042-1 / 978-0-575-09042-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gollancz
Availability: Amazon UK   


March 2010 : UK Paperback
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Title: Xeelee: An Omnibus: Raft, Timelike Infinity, Flux, Ring
Author(s): Stephen Baxter
ISBN: 0-575-09041-3 / 978-0-575-09041-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gollancz
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

March 2010 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Xeelee: An Omnibus: Raft, Timelike Infinity, Flux, Ring
Author(s): Stephen Baxter
Publisher: Gateway
Availability: Amazon CA