The Ministry for the Future

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Informationen zum Autor Kim Stanley Robinson is a New York Times bestseller and winner of the Hugo, Nebula and Locus awards. He is the author of more than twenty books, including the bestselling Mars trilogy, 2312 , Aurora and New York 2140. In 2008, he was named a 'Hero of the Environment' by Time , and he works with the Sierra Nevada research institute. He lives in Davis, California. Klappentext Kim Stanley Robinson returns with his most ambitious novel to date. Charting our future over the coming century! and set against a background of political! economic and environmental upheaval! it is a work of brilliant imagination and powerful ideas from one of the most important science fiction writers of our time. Vorwort From the visionary New York Times bestselling author of New York 2140 comes a near-future novel that is a gripping exploration of climate change, technology, politics, and the human behaviours that drive these forces. Zusammenfassung Established in 2025, the purpose of the new organisation was simple: To advocate for the world's future generations and to protect all living creatures, present and future. It soon became known as the Ministry for the Future, and this is its story. From legendary science fiction author Kim Stanley Robinson comes a vision of climate change unlike any ever imagined. Told entirely through fictional eye-witness accounts, The Ministry For The Future is a masterpiece of the imagination, the story of how climate change will affect us all over the decades to come. Its setting is not a desolate, post-apocalyptic world, but a future that is almost upon us - and in which we might just overcome the extraordinary challenges we face. It is a novel both immediate and impactful, desperate and hopeful in equal measure, and it is one of the most powerful and original books on climate change ever written. Also by Kim Stanley Robinson: Red Moon New York 2140 2312 Aurora Shaman ...

Vorwort
From the visionary New York Times bestselling author of New York 2140 comes a near-future novel that is a gripping exploration of climate change, technology, politics, and the human behaviours that drive these forces.

Autorentext

Kim Stanley Robinson is a New York Times bestseller and winner of the Hugo, Nebula and Locus awards. He is the author of more than twenty books, including the bestselling Mars trilogy, 2312, Aurora and New York 2140. In 2008, he was named a 'Hero of the Environment' by Time, and he works with the Sierra Nevada research institute. He lives in Davis, California.



Klappentext

Kim Stanley Robinson returns with his most ambitious novel to date. Charting our future over the coming century, and set against a background of political, economic and environmental upheaval, it is a work of brilliant imagination and powerful ideas from one of the most important science fiction writers of our time.



Zusammenfassung

Established in 2025, the purpose of the new organisation was simple: To advocate for the world's future generations and to protect all living creatures, present and future. It soon became known as the Ministry for the Future, and this is its story.

From legendary science fiction author Kim Stanley Robinson comes a vision of climate change unlike any ever imagined.

Told entirely through fictional eye-witness accounts, The Ministry For The Future is a masterpiece of the imagination, the story of how climate change will affect us all over the decades to come.

Its setting is not a desolate, post-apocalyptic world, but a future that is almost upon us - and in which we might just overcome the extraordinary challenges we face.

It is a novel both immediate and impactful, desperate and hopeful in equal measure, and it is one of the most powerful and original books on climate change ever written.

Also by Kim Stanley Robinson:
Red Moon
New York 2140
2312
Aurora
Shaman

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Produktinformationen

Titel
The Ministry for the Future
Autor
EAN
9780356508849
ISBN
0356508846
Format
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Herausgeber
Little, Brown Book Group
Genre
Science-Fiction & Fantasy
Anzahl Seiten
563
Gewicht
740g
Größe
H233mm x B152mm x T45mm
Jahr
2020
Untertitel
Englisch
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