Dalekoe budushchee, umirayushchaya Zemlya, poslednij gorod chelovechestva - gigantskij Klinok, pronzayushchij vsyu tolshchu atmosfery. I neboskreb, i planeta razdeleny na vrazhduyushchie zony. V odnih sozdany futuristicheskie tekhnologii, v drugih nevozmozhny izobreteniya vyshe urovnya XX veka. Gde-to funkcioniruyut tol'ko mashiny ne slozhnee parovyh, a v samom nizu prozyabaet doindustrial'noe obshchestvo. Angely-postlyudi, obitateli Nebesnyh EHtazhej, tajno gotovyat operaciyu po zahvatu vsego Klinka. Kuillon, ih agent sredi "e;nedochelovekov uznaet, chto ego reshili likvidirovat', - informaciya, kotoroj on obladaet, ni v koem sluchae ne dolzhna dostat'sya vragam. Est' tol'ko odin zybkij shans spastis' - nado pokinut' gorod i otpravit'sya v neizvestnost'. Samoe neobychnoe na segodnyashnij den' proizvedenie Alastera Rejnol'dsa, velikolepnyj obrazec planetarnoj priklyuchencheskoj fantastiki!
|Publication date:||16th May 2016|
|Primary Genre||Science Fiction|
'a rousing adventure in a wildly original setting.' Guardian
'Almost the most convincing steampunk novel you'll ever read' SFX
'A wildly imaginative genre stretcher. Reynolds tells his tale with such verve that you just keep turning the pages' Financial Times
Alastair Reynolds was born in Barry, South Wales, in 1966. He studied at Newcastle and St Andrews Universities and has a Ph.D. in astronomy. Since 1991 he has lived in the Netherlands, near Leiden. He gave up working as an astrophysicist for the European Space Agency to become a full-time writer. Revelation Space and Pushing Ice were shortlisted for the Arthur C. Clarke Award; Revelation Space, Absolution Gap and Century Rain were shortlisted for the British Science Fiction Award, and Chasm City won the BSFA, and Diamond Dogs was shortlisted for the British Fantasy Award. Below is a Q & A ...More About Alastair Reynolds