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Hyperion (original 1989; edition 1990)
by Dan Simmons
Amazon.com Amazon.com Review (ISBN 0553283685, Mass Market Paperback)On the eve of Armageddon, with the entire galaxy at war, seven pilgrims set forth on a final voyage to Hyperion seeking the answers to the unsolved riddles of their lives. Each carries a desperate hope--and a terrible secret. And one may hold the fate of humanity in his hands.
A stunning tour de force, this Hugo Award-winning novel is the first volume in a remarkable new science fiction epic by the author of The Hollow Man.
(retrieved from Amazon Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:38:58 -0400)
On the night before Armageddon, seven people set out on a pilgrimage to Hyperion's Valley of the Time Tombs, where the creature Shrike awaits them.
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