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A night without stars: a novel of the Commonwealth
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New York : Del Rey, [2016].
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701 pages ; 26 cm
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" After centuries trapped inside the Void, the planet Bienvenido--along with its inhabitants, both human and Faller--has been expelled into normal space. But the survivors are millions of light-years from the Commonwealth, which knows nothing of their existence. As the two races plunge into mortal conflict for sole possession of the planet, the humans seem destined to lose--despite the assistance of the mysterious Warrior Angel, who possesses forbidden Commonwealth technology. With the Fallers' numbers growing, and their ability to mimic humans allowing them to infiltrate all levels of society, it's only a matter of time before they surge to victory. Then, on a routine space flight, Major Ry Evine inadvertently frees a captive vessel that crash-lands on Bienvenido carrying the last, best hope for human survival: a baby. But a far from ordinary one. The child not only ages at a remarkable rate but demonstrates knowledge and abilities far beyond those of Bienvenido's humans. Hunted by Fallers and humans alike, she is a crucial link to humanity's lost past--and a glorious future already almost out of reach."--

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9780345547224, 0345547225

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" After centuries trapped inside the Void, the planet Bienvenido--along with its inhabitants, both human and Faller--has been expelled into normal space. But the survivors are millions of light-years from the Commonwealth, which knows nothing of their existence. As the two races plunge into mortal conflict for sole possession of the planet, the humans seem destined to lose--despite the assistance of the mysterious Warrior Angel, who possesses forbidden Commonwealth technology. With the Fallers' numbers growing, and their ability to mimic humans allowing them to infiltrate all levels of society, it's only a matter of time before they surge to victory. Then, on a routine space flight, Major Ry Evine inadvertently frees a captive vessel that crash-lands on Bienvenido carrying the last, best hope for human survival: a baby. But a far from ordinary one. The child not only ages at a remarkable rate but demonstrates knowledge and abilities far beyond those of Bienvenido's humans. Hunted by Fallers and humans alike, she is a crucial link to humanity's lost past--and a glorious future already almost out of reach."--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Hamilton, P. F. (2016). A night without stars: a novel of the Commonwealth. First Edition. New York, Del Rey.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Hamilton, Peter F. 2016. A Night Without Stars: A Novel of the Commonwealth. New York, Del Rey.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hamilton, Peter F, A Night Without Stars: A Novel of the Commonwealth. New York, Del Rey, 2016.

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Hamilton, Peter F. A Night Without Stars: A Novel of the Commonwealth. First Edition. New York, Del Rey, 2016.

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