By Robert Silverberg
Unique e-book: 1988
After 700 thousand years underground, one tribe emerges to discover the hot global
The time of falling dying stars ushered within the lengthy Winter—eons of chilly that triggered vegetation and animals to fade from Earth and drove humans to take shelter in underground cocoons. Human ingenuity had by no means confronted a better problem. For seven-hundred thousand years, iteration after new release used to be born and died less than the Earth’s floor. yet now, one small tribe is sensing switch. Chieftain Koshmar is bound that the recent Springtime is close to, so she leads her humans above flooring to discover the recent international that awaits. The unexpected Earth, nonetheless a frozen shell of its former self, will try their mettle in each manner, best the folk of the tribe to the edge in their destiny—or to their doom. At Winter’s finish is the 1st publication of the hot Springtime sequence, which keeps with The Queen of Springtime. This e-book positive factors an illustrated biography of Robert Silverberg together with infrequent photographs and never-before-seen files from the author’s own assortment.
Read or Download At Winter's End (New Springtime, Book 1) PDF
Best science fiction books
The 3rd Frontier warfare is raging, and all throughout human-occupied area worlds are burning. colossal battlefleets fight for dominance and kilometer-long battle ships trade thermonuclear barrages.
Battered within the early years of the struggle, the Western Alliance is resurgent. the bright Admiral Augustus Garret leads the Alliance fleet from victory to victory, taking the warfare to the very center of the enemy empires. And at the floor, Colonel Erik Cain, hero of the Marine Corps, leads his crack troops back into strive against, looking the ultimate conflict.
In the history, the secretive intelligence companies of the despotic Superpowers plot and scheme, utilizing their very own squaddies as pawns within the nice online game for regulate of area. however the ultimate conflict might be fought within the reddish sands of a backwater international, and the prize often is the incredible mystery that has lain hidden in a distant cave for untold centuries.
All the Powers fight for the last word victory, yet at what rate?
The fee of Victory is the second one ebook within the pink Worlds sequence and the sequel to Marines.
The pink Worlds sequence:
Marines (Crimson Worlds I) - to be had Now!
Tombstone (A pink Worlds Prequel) - on hand Now!
A Little uprising (Crimson Worlds III) - December 2012
The First Imperium (Crimson Worlds IV) - March 2013
Within the 10th yr of The switch, the survivors in western Oregon have discovered easy methods to dwell in an international with out expertise. yet a disagreement among the forces of these who could rebuild the realm peacefully and the scary Protector, who will use no matter what skill at his command to increase his energy, threatens to plunge the total zone into open conflict.
Occasionally YOU’RE DEAD…
When Royce Bruyere selected to be cryogenically frozen upon loss of life, he figured coming again to existence will be interesting. Neat. Bonus time. the realm he awakes to is not anything of the sort.
A chinese language invasion has crippled the U.S., dividing the rustic in a decade-long stalemate alongside the Mississippi. Royce’s winning reanimation is extraordinary, making him the chinese language regime’s such a lot prized ownership? yet now not for lengthy. desirous to keep watch over lifestyles and demise, the chinese language reanimate different “cryonics,” till whatever is going horribly wrong.
Royce travels via a destiny wrought with violence and depression, basically to find the treatment for the affliction lies inside of him. It’s a race opposed to time as he flees the chinese language and the bloodthirsty sufferers of a terrifying epidemic within the desire of saving the rustic from apocalypse and making a lifestyles worthy dwelling.
Vortex (titre unique : Vortex) est un roman de science-fiction de l'écrivain canadien Robert Charles Wilson publié aux États-Unis en 2011 et en 20121 en France. Ce roman est le troisième volet de los angeles trilogie Spin, commencée avec Spin et poursuivie avec Axis.
- Deathstalker Coda (Deathstalker, Book 8)
- The Warlock Unlocked (Warlock Series, Book 3)
- The Man Who Fell to Earth
- Star Trek: Creative Couplings Book 1 (Star Trek: Corp of Engineers, Book 47)
- Green Mars (Mars Trilogy, Book 2)
- Black Book (Black Book, Book 1)
Extra info for At Winter's End (New Springtime, Book 1)
The Healer’s War 45 My laundry was lying freshly pressed on my shelves— well, most of it was my laundry. Looked as if mamasan had left me somebody else’s rice-starched and ironed lace panties. I grabbed a clean set of underwear, slipped on a shift, and headed for the shower. It was cold, as always, but washed off the sand and the stink. No one seemed to be home in the barracks that night, but the light at the 83rd officers’ club across the road still twinkled and “Proud Mary” warred with the sounds of Aretha Franklin coming from the barracks in back of ours.
It commanded a splendid view of the South China Sea and the adjacent mountains and jungle. It was a romantic-looking place if you overlooked the concertina wire and sandbags and disregarded the attire of the clientele. With its lazily rotating ceiling fans, latticework of white painted wood, wide veranda, and potted palms, the place always made me feel as if I should be wearing a white linen safari suit and a pith helmet and walk in on the arm of Jungle Jim. ” Right then, however, the Gunga Din illusions of the place were of less allure than its distance from the hospital.
And there’ll be other parties. ” The talk turned to their families again, then, abruptly, Tommy Dean ducked out to see if the sergeant they’d ridden over with was done with his carousing at the NCO club. ” I asked. “Oh sure, honey. Just a little homesick. ” He stopped looking at me for the first time that evening and studied his fingernails, and the ceiling fan, and took great interest in the comings and goings of the waitresses. “Now, I’m not sayin’ we wouldn’t either one of us take somethin’ if we could get it, if you know what I mean, but mostly we are happily married men.
At Winter's End (New Springtime, Book 1) by Robert Silverberg