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River of Gods

(2004)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
Arthur C. Clarke Award Best Book (nominee)
British Fantasy Society Best Novel (nominee)
British Science Fiction Association Best Novel
August 15th, 2047. Happy Hundredth Birthday, India... In the mid twenty-first century, Mother India is all the things she is now - ancient and vibrant, poor yet staggeringly rich. Diverse, violent, beautiful and terrible, thrilling and bewildering. A nation choked with peoples and cultures, riven with almost seismic contrasts and contradictions. Nearly two billion humans crowd the subcontinent and her seething cities - the cyberabads - where timeless culture and the highest of high-technologies meet to spawn new societies, and - possibly - new sentient species. RIVER OF GODS is a book as big and brawling as its subject. Its magnificently diverse array of characters - from genetically enhanced 'Brahmins' to body-part runners, American scientists to 'Dharma-cops' (government Artificial Intelligence assassins) - are drawn in interwoven stories towards a cosmic-scale conclusion that will forever change the way we understand ourselves, life, and the universe we inhabit.

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Hardback Editions

March 2006 : USA Hardback
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Title: River of Gods
Author(s): Ian McDonald
ISBN: 1-59102-436-6 / 978-1-59102-436-1 (USA edition)
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June 2004 : USA Hardback
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Title: River of Gods
Author(s): Ian McDonald
ISBN: 0-7432-5669-7 / 978-0-7432-5669-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER
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Paperback Editions

July 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: River of Gods
Author(s): Ian McDonald
ISBN: 0-575-08226-7 / 978-0-575-08226-7 (UK edition)
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September 2007 : USA Paperback
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Title: River of Gods
Author(s): Ian McDonald
ISBN: 1-59102-595-8 / 978-1-59102-595-5 (USA edition)
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April 2005 : USA Paperback
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Title: River of Gods
Author(s): Ian McDonald
ISBN: 0-7434-0400-9 / 978-0-7434-0400-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Pocket Books
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June 2004 : USA Paperback
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Title: River of Gods
Author(s): Ian McDonald
ISBN: 0-7432-5670-0 / 978-0-7432-5670-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd.
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Audio Editions

July 2016 : MP3 CD
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Title: River of Gods
Author(s): Ian McDonald
ISBN: 1-5318-4343-3 / 978-1-5318-4343-4
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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June 2012 : USA Audio edition
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Title: River of Gods
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June 2012 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: River of Gods
Author(s): Ian McDonald
Publisher: Audible Studios
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June 2012 : UK Audio edition
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Title: River of Gods
Author(s): Ian McDonald
Publisher: Audible Studios
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Kindle Editions

September 2009 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: River of Gods
Author(s): Ian Mcdonald
Publisher: Gollancz
Availability: Amazon UK