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    The Long War (Long Earth) (Hardback) By (author) Terry Pratchett, By (author) Stephen Baxter

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    DescriptionWar has come to the Long Earth....Humankind has spread across the new worlds opened up by stepping, which Joshua and Lobsang explored a mere decade ago. Now "civilization" flourishes, and fleets of airships link the multiple Earths through exploration, trade, and culture.Humankind is shaping the Long Earth, but in turn the Long Earth is shaping humankind. A new America that has christened itself "Valhalla" has emerged more than a million steps from the original Datum Earth. And like the American revolutionaries of old, the Valhallans resent being controlled from afar by the Datum government.In the intervening years, the song of the trolls--graceful, hive-mind humanoids--has suffused the Long Earth. But in the face of humankind's inexorable advance, they are beginning to fall silent . . . and gradually disappear.Joshua, now married and a father, is summoned by Lobsang. It seems that he alone can confront the perfect storm of crises that threatens to plunge all of the Long Earth into war.A war unlike any that has been waged before...


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    Title
    The Long War
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Terry Pratchett, By (author) Stephen Baxter
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 421
    Width: 159 mm
    Height: 235 mm
    Thickness: 37 mm
    Weight: 640 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780062067777
    ISBN 10: 006206777X
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    BIC E4L: SCI
    DC21: 823.914
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F2.2
    BIC subject category V2: FL
    B&T Book Type: FI
    DC22: FIC
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11110
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC22: 823/.914
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 80
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 02
    Ingram Subject Code: FS
    Libri: I-FS
    LC subject heading: ,
    B&T General Subject: 720
    B&T Approval Code: P25106677, P25205000, A23440000
    BISAC V2.8: FIC028010
    LC classification: PR6066.R34 L664 2013
    Publisher
    Harper
    Imprint name
    Harper
    Publication date
    18 June 2013