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Starquake

(1985)
(The second book in the Cheela series)
A novel by

 
 
Starquake, the sequel to Dragon's Egg, takes place on the surface of a neutron star. The gravity is 67 billion Earth gravities. The native "cheela," the size of sesame seeds, live a million times faster than their human friends in orbit. After a starquake, the humans have only one day to save the remains of cheela civilization from extinction.

Genre: Science Fiction

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Used availability for Robert L Forward's Starquake

Hardback Editions

October 1985 : USA Hardback
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Title: Starquake
Author(s): Robert L Forward
ISBN: 0-345-31232-5 / 978-0-345-31232-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ballantine Books
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Paperback Editions

January 2001 : USA Paperback
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Title: Starquake
Author(s): Robert L Forward
ISBN: 0-595-16748-9 / 978-0-595-16748-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: iUniverse
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January 1988 : UK Paperback
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Title: Starquake
Author(s): Robert L Forward
ISBN: 0-450-41908-8 / 978-0-450-41908-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: New English Library Ltd
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August 1986 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Starquake
Author(s): Robert L Forward
ISBN: 0-345-31233-3 / 978-0-345-31233-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Del Rey
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