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Gibsons Public Library SF PB R (Text) 30886000749669 Speculative fiction in pbk Volume hold Checked out 2020-05-01

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  • ISBN: 9780756413019 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: viii, 753 pages ; 18 cm
  • Publisher: New York : DAW Books, Inc., 2019.

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General Note:
Index of Worlds [pgs. 721-727]
Lexicon included [pgs. 729-753]
Summary, etc.:
It was not his war. On the wrong planet, at the right time, for the best reasons, Hadrian Marlowe started down a path that could only end in fire. The galaxy remembers him as a hero: the man who burned every last alien Cielcin from the sky. They remember him as a monster: the devil who destroyed a sun, casually annihilating four billion human lives--even the Emperor himself--against Imperial orders. But Hadrian was not a hero. He was not a monster. He was not even a soldier. Fleeing his father and a future as a torturer, Hadrian finds himself stranded on a strange, backwater world. Forced to fight as a gladiator and into the intrigues of a foreign planetary court, he will find himself fight a war he did not start, for an Empire he does not love, against an enemy he will never understand.
Subject: Gladiators > Fiction.
Human-alien encounters > Fiction.
Life on other planets > Fiction.
Space warfare > Fiction.
Genre/Form: Science fiction.
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24510. ‡aEmpire of silence / ‡cChristopher Ruocchio.
264 1. ‡aNew York : ‡bDAW Books, Inc., ‡c2019.
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4901 . ‡aThe sun eater ; ‡vbook one
500 . ‡aIndex of Worlds [pgs. 721-727]
500 . ‡aLexicon included [pgs. 729-753]
520 . ‡aIt was not his war. On the wrong planet, at the right time, for the best reasons, Hadrian Marlowe started down a path that could only end in fire. The galaxy remembers him as a hero: the man who burned every last alien Cielcin from the sky. They remember him as a monster: the devil who destroyed a sun, casually annihilating four billion human lives--even the Emperor himself--against Imperial orders. But Hadrian was not a hero. He was not a monster. He was not even a soldier. Fleeing his father and a future as a torturer, Hadrian finds himself stranded on a strange, backwater world. Forced to fight as a gladiator and into the intrigues of a foreign planetary court, he will find himself fight a war he did not start, for an Empire he does not love, against an enemy he will never understand.
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