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400 Billion Stars by Paul McAuley
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400 Billion Stars (original 1988; edition 2009)

by Paul McAuley

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Member:mikael.ohlson
Title:400 Billion Stars
Authors:Paul McAuley
Info:Gollancz (2009), Paperback, 240 pages
Collections:Your library
Rating:****
Tags:fiction, scifi, science fiction, sci fi, sci-fi, sf

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Four Hundred Billion Stars by Paul J. McAuley (1988)

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Interesting take on the first contact scenario combined with mad military ( )
  BillHall | Jan 6, 2010 |
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  mcolpitts | Aug 3, 2009 |
Dorothy Yoshida is a telepath, and really a rather good one, at that. A scientist on top of that she is sent to investigate a small planet that appears to be more than what it seems. They suspect it of being artificially altered, but they only life they know about on the surface is not that far advanced from the animal.

Mankind hopes to find something to help in the war
they are fighting against aliens.

When Dorothy arrives, she finds something very surprising indeed.

http://notfreesf.blogspot.com/2007/02/four-hundred-billion-stars-paul-j.html ( )
  bluetyson | Jan 8, 2008 |
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Dorothy Yoshida is a telepath, and a really rather good one at that. She's also a scientist, and when a small planet begins to manifest some unusual signs she is sent to investigate. The planet is more than it seems, and on further investigation the scientists begin to suspect it has been artificially altered.… (more)

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