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The Resource Worldwar : in the balance, Harry Turtledove

Worldwar : in the balance, Harry Turtledove

Label
Worldwar : in the balance
Title
Worldwar
Title remainder
in the balance
Statement of responsibility
Harry Turtledove
Creator
Contributor
Author
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • War seethed across the planet. Machines soared through the air, churned through the seas, crawled across the surface, pushing ever forward, carrying death. Earth was engaged in titanic struggle. Germany, Russia, France, China, Japan: the maps were changing day by day. The hostilities spread in ever-widening ripples of destruction: Britain, Italy, Africa ... The fate of the world hung in the balance. Then the real enemy came. Out of the dark of night, out of the soft glow of dawn, out of the clear blue sky came an invasion force the likes of which Earth had never known - and worldwar was truly joined. The invaders were inhuman and they were unstoppable. Their technology was far beyond our reach, and their goal was simple. Fleetlord Atvar had arrived to claim Earth for the Empire. Never before had Earth's people been more divided. Never had the need for unity been greater. And grudgingly, inexpertly, humanity took up the challenge
  • In this epic novel of alternate history, Harry Turtledove takes us around the globe. We roll with German panzers; watch the coast of Britain with the RAF; and welcome alien-liberators to the Warsaw ghetto. In tiny planes we skim the vast Russian steppe, and we push the envelope of technology in secret labs at the University of Chicago. Turtledove's saga covers all the Earth, and beyond, as mankind - in all its folly and glory - faces the ultimate threat; and a turning point in history shows us a past that never was and a future that could yet come to be ..
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3570.U76
LC item number
W67 1994
Literary form
fiction
Label
Worldwar : in the balance, Harry Turtledove
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Del Rey book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
488 pages
Isbn
9780345382412
Lccn
93022133
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of the Andy McCue Collection of Baseball Fiction Books (Collection 2257). This item does not circulate but may be viewed in Library Special Collections upon request. Search the collection title to request the item from the collection record. Item is in box 66. Illustrated dust jacket. Quarter black cloth; red paper over boards. Spine stamped in orange. List of characters printed on endpapers. Gift of Andy McCue.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)28256143
  • ucoclc28256143
Label
Worldwar : in the balance, Harry Turtledove
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Del Rey book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
488 pages
Isbn
9780345382412
Lccn
93022133
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of the Andy McCue Collection of Baseball Fiction Books (Collection 2257). This item does not circulate but may be viewed in Library Special Collections upon request. Search the collection title to request the item from the collection record. Item is in box 66. Illustrated dust jacket. Quarter black cloth; red paper over boards. Spine stamped in orange. List of characters printed on endpapers. Gift of Andy McCue.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)28256143
  • ucoclc28256143

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