Coyote Frontier (Coyote Series #3)

Coyote Frontier (Coyote Series #3)

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by Allen Steele
     
 

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The saga of Earth's first space colonists continues in this riveting novel of their struggle to create a new civilization light-years away from the world-and the problems they thought they left behind.See more details below

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The saga of Earth's first space colonists continues in this riveting novel of their struggle to create a new civilization light-years away from the world-and the problems they thought they left behind.

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Publishers Weekly
Steele's trilogy about human settlers on an alien planet facing practical and moral challenges comes to a fitting close. The Coyote Federation is a healthy democracy now, but its citizens still depend on the products of Earth's technology. Earth, meanwhile, is sliding into ecological disaster and craves raw materials and room for emigrants. The two sides need each other, but it's unclear whether people have learned enough-or can control themselves well enough-to avoid making selfish little decisions like the ones that devastated humanity's birthplace. Shifting deftly among several characters, Hugo-winner Steele respects the various viewpoints keeping the debate fluid, but he also makes plausible that opposing individuals could grudgingly learn to respect each other enough to modify their rigid plans. As in the first two books in this popular SF series, Coyote and Coyote Rising, another major actor is the mysterious planet itself, which invites people to find new ways to think. (Dec.) Copyright 2005 Reed Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780441013579
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
11/28/2006
Series:
Coyote Series, #3
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
400
Sales rank:
410,679
Product dimensions:
4.21(w) x 6.72(h) x 1.02(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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