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The Resource The three-body problem, Cixin Liu ; translated by Ken Liu

The three-body problem, Cixin Liu ; translated by Ken Liu

Label
The three-body problem
Title
The three-body problem
Statement of responsibility
Cixin Liu ; translated by Ken Liu
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project sends signals into space to establish contact with aliens. An alien civilization on the brink of destruction captures the signal and plans to invade Earth. Meanwhile, on Earth, different camps start forming, planning to either welcome the superior beings and help them take over a world seen as corrupt, or to fight against the invasion. The result is a science fiction masterpiece of enormous scope and vision
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Summary
Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project's signal is received by an alien civilization on the brink of destruction, which plans to invade Earth; meanwhile, on Earth, different camps start forming, planning to either welcome the superior beings and help them take over a world seen as corrupt, or to fight against the invasion
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Writing style
Character
Award
Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10361163
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Liu, Cixin
Dewey number
895.13/52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PL2947.C59
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Liu, Ken
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Three body trilogy
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Imaginary wars and battles
Target audience
adult
Label
The three-body problem, Cixin Liu ; translated by Ken Liu
Link
http://overdrive.ebrpl.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=D24B5807-7660-4EBE-88C7-F8C9EB86A8F6
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Publication
Copyright
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466853447
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
D24B5807-7660-4EBE-88C7-F8C9EB86A8F6
System control number
(OCoLC)894250420
Label
The three-body problem, Cixin Liu ; translated by Ken Liu
Link
http://overdrive.ebrpl.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=D24B5807-7660-4EBE-88C7-F8C9EB86A8F6
Publication
Copyright
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466853447
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
D24B5807-7660-4EBE-88C7-F8C9EB86A8F6
System control number
(OCoLC)894250420
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