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Forty Signs of Rain

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Forty Signs of Rain

by Kim Stanley Robinson

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ISBN 10
0553803115
ISBN 13
9780553803112
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New York: Bantam, 2004. First thus. Hardcover. Fine/fine. Signed first US trade edition. Signed and dated by author on the title page. Fine book in fine dust jacket, ow in new removable protective cover. Blue boards with silver print on the spine. Bantam hard cover with dust jacket, June 2004, first printing (complete number line). ISBN: 9780553803112, 358 pages. 8vo (6.5"" x 9.5"") Nominated, 2004 British Science Fiction Award. 4th place, 2005 Locus Award. First US trade edition, preceded by a HarperCollins first edition published in the UK in January 2004, and a limited leather bound edition published by Easton Press in May 2004.

Synopsis

Forty Signs of Rain (2004) is the first book in the hard science fiction "Science in the Capital" trilogy by Kim Stanley Robinson. The focus of the novel is the effects of global warming in the near future. Its characters are mostly scientists, either involved in biotech research, assisting government members or doing paperwork at the NSF. There are also several Buddhist monks working for the embassy of the fictional island nation of Khembalung.

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Bookseller Inventory #
120119089780553803112clr
Title
Forty Signs of Rain
Author
Kim Stanley Robinson
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First thus
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0553803115
ISBN 13
9780553803112
Publisher
Bantam
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2004
Keywords
Climate change
Bookseller catalogs
Signed Collectible; Science Fiction / Fantasy;
Size
8vo

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