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Engine Summer

(1979)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
John W Campbell Memorial Award Best Novel (nominee)
In the drowsy tranquility of Little Belaire, the Truthful Speakers lead lives of peaceful self-sufficiency ignoring the depopulated wilderness beyond their narrow borders. It is a society untouched by pain or violence and the self-destroying 'Angels' of the past are barely remembered. But when Rush That Speaks leaves his home on a pilgrimage of self-enlightenment, he finds a landscape haunted by myths and memories. The overgrown ruins reflect a world outside that is stranger than his people ever dreamed ...

Genre: Science Fiction

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Hardback Editions

March 1980 : UK Hardback
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Title: Engine Summer ([Gollancz SF])
Author(s): John Crowley
ISBN: 0-575-02815-7 / 978-0-575-02815-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Littlehampton Book Services Ltd
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February 1979 : USA Hardback
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Title: Engine Summer
Author(s): John Crowley
ISBN: 0-385-12831-2 / 978-0-385-12831-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Doubleday
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Paperback Editions

January 2013 : UK Paperback
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Title: Engine Summer (S.F. MASTERWORKS)
Author(s): John Crowley
ISBN: 0-575-08281-X / 978-0-575-08281-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gateway
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December 1983 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Engine Summer
Author(s): John Crowley
ISBN: 0-553-23360-2 / 978-0-553-23360-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam Books
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July 1982 : UK Paperback
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Title: Engine Summer
Author(s): John Crowley
ISBN: 0-417-05880-2 / 978-0-417-05880-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Littlehampton Book Services Ltd
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January 1980 : USA Paperback
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Title: Engine Summer
Author(s): John Crowley
ISBN: 0-553-13199-0 / 978-0-553-13199-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam Books
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Kindle Editions

January 2013 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Engine Summer (S.F. MASTERWORKS)
Author(s): John Crowley
Publisher: Gateway
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