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Colossus and the Crab by D. F. Jones - Paperback - First Edition - August 1977 - from Books of the World (SKU: RWARE0000001731)

Colossus and the Crab

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Colossus and the Crab

by D. F. Jones

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ISBN 10
0425034674
ISBN 13
9780425034675
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New York: Berkley. Mass Market Paperback. August 1977. First Edition (not stated). "Berkley Medallion Edition, August, 1977". Very Good. Interior tanned but unmarked. Spine tight with one light crease and lightly sunned. 219 pages.

As the man who mediates between Colossus, the Super Computer, and the rest of humanity, Charles Forbin holds the key to Earth's fate. Now he has voluntarily used his power to switch off the machine, and thus turned over mastery of the planet to alien invaders. Will Forbin turn out to be the universal Judas, or can he prevent these strange beings from taking their horrendous tribute?

Synopsis

Colossus and the Crab is a science fiction novel written in 1977 by the British author Dennis Feltham Jones. It is the third and final volume in "The Colossus Trilogy" and a sequel to Jones's 1974 novel The Fall of Colossus.

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Bookseller
Books of the World US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
RWARE0000001731
Title
Colossus and the Crab
Author
D. F. Jones
Format/binding
Mass Market Paperback
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0425034674
ISBN 13
9780425034675
Publisher
Berkley
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
August 1977
Keywords
science fiction, Colossus, artificial intelligence, dystopia
Bookseller catalogs
Science Fiction; Fiction;

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First Edition
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