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The Confederation Handbook : A Vital Guide To The Nights Dawn Trilogy - Peter F. Hamilton

The Confederation Handbook

A Vital Guide To The Nights Dawn Trilogy

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Published: 12th October 2001
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Together with its accompanying short-story collection, A Second Chance at Eden, Peter F. Hamilton'sNight's Dawn Trilogy has been one of the most triumphant works of science fiction to appear in decades.At the core of this magnificent creation is the Confederation itself: an assembly of human and xenoc colony worlds and asteroid settlements whose cultures and conflicts and turmoils are described over a Timeline of nearly six hundred years.

To mark the completion of this trilogy, Peter F. Hamilton has produced The Confederation Handbook as an essential companion and guide to the diverse elements of the massive universe he has created. Here we have his personal exposition of Adamist culture, Edenist culture, the starships, the status of the Confederation in 2610, a description of sentient xenoc species, as well as a full list of characters and their roles and, of course, details of the Timeline itself.

About the Author

Peter F. Hamilton was born in Rutland in 1960, and still lives near Rutland Water with his wife and daughter. He began writing in 1987, and sold his first short story to Fear magazine in 1988. He has also been published in Interzone and the In Dreams and New Worlds anthologies, and several small-press publications. His previous novels include the Greg Mandel series and the Night's Dawn trilogy which established him as Britain's bestselling writer of science fiction and a major name in global science fiction writing.

ISBN: 9780330396141
ISBN-10: 0330396145
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 230
Published: 12th October 2001
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Dimensions (cm): 17.8 x 11.1  x 1.6
Weight (kg): 0.125

Peter F. Hamilton

Peter F. Hamilton was born in Rutland in 1960 and still lives near Rutland Water. He began writing in 1987 and sold his first short story to Fear magazine in 1988. He has also been published in Interzone and the anthologies In Dreams and New Worlds, as well as in several small-press publications. His novels include the Greg Mandel series---Mindstar Rising, A Quantum Murder, and The Nano Flower---and the bestselling Night's Dawn Trilogy, The Reality Dysfunction, The Neutronium Alchemist, and The Naked God.

He is also the author of A Second Chance at Eden, a novella and six short stories set in the same brilliantly realized universe, and The Confederation Handbook, a vital guide to the Night's Dawn Trilogy. Among his most recent novels are Fallen Dragon and Misspent Youth. British narrator John Lee has read audiobooks in almost every conceivable genre, from Charles Dickens to Patrick O'Brian, and from the very real life of Napoleon to the entirely imagined lives of sorcerers and swashbucklers.

He has won numerous Audie Awards and AudioFile Earphones Awards, and he was named a Golden Voice by AudioFile in 2009. Lee is also an accomplished stage actor and wrote and coproduced the feature films Breathing Hard and Forfeit.

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