The Resource Mother of Eden, Chris Beckett

Mother of Eden, Chris Beckett

Label
Mother of Eden
Title
Mother of Eden
Statement of responsibility
Chris Beckett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Civilization has come to the alien, sunless planet its inhabitants call Eden. Just a generation ago, the planet's five hundred inhabitants huddled together in the light and warmth of the forest's lanterntrees, afraid to venture out into the cold darkness around them. Now, humanity has spread across Eden and two kingdoms have emerged. Both are sustained by violence and dominated by men- and both claim to be the favored children of Gela, the woman who came to Eden long ago on a boat that could cross the stars and became the mother of them all. When young Starlight Brooking meets a handsome and powerful man from across Worldpool, she believes he will offer an outlet for her ambition and energy. But she has no inkling that she will become a stand-in for Gela herself and wear Gela's fabled ring on her own finger- or that in this role, powerful and powerless all at once, she will try to change the course of Eden's history
Cataloging source
CaOAUW
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1955-
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Beckett, Chris
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Space colonies
  • Life on other planets
  • Abnormalities, Human
  • Dystopias
Target audience
adult
Label
Mother of Eden, Chris Beckett
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
468 pages
Isbn
9780804138703
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 158693
  • 5518791
Label
Mother of Eden, Chris Beckett
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
468 pages
Isbn
9780804138703
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 158693
  • 5518791

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