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The Resource Shadow of the scorpion : a novel of the polity, Neal Asher

Shadow of the scorpion : a novel of the polity, Neal Asher

Label
Shadow of the scorpion : a novel of the polity
Title
Shadow of the scorpion
Title remainder
a novel of the polity
Statement of responsibility
Neal Asher
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Raised to adulthood during the end of the war between the human Polity and a vicious alien race, the Prador, Ian Cormac is haunted by childhood memories of a sinister scorpion-shaped war drone and the burden of losses he doesn't remember. Amidst the ruins left by wartime genocides, Cormac will discover in himself a cold capacity for violence and learn some horrible truths about his own past while trying to stay alive on his course of vengeance
Summary
Raised to adulthood during the end of the war between the human Polity and the vicious arthropoid race, the Prador, Ian Cormac is haunted by childhood memories of a sinister scorpion-shaped war drone and the burden of losses he doesn't remember. In the years following the war, he signs up with Earth Central Security
Pace
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
285318
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Asher, Neal L.
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Memory
  • Genocide
  • Revenge
Target audience
adult
Label
Shadow of the scorpion : a novel of the polity, Neal Asher
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9781597801393
Isbn Type
(softcov.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
SCIENCE FICTION
System control number
  • ocn185031702
  • OCoLC
Label
Shadow of the scorpion : a novel of the polity, Neal Asher
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9781597801393
Isbn Type
(softcov.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
SCIENCE FICTION
System control number
  • ocn185031702
  • OCoLC

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