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Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



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All the Lives He Led

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Two thousand years after Pompeiis destruction, a thriller of upheaval—volcanic and political—as only SF Grandmaster Frederik Pohl can write it!  In All the Lives He Led, in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius, a compelling human drama unfolds in a near-future science-fiction thriller.

 

When Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 A.D. it gave so little warning that Pompeiians were caught unawares, leaving archaeologists evidence of just how life was before the catastrophe. It is now 2079, and Pompeii has become a massive theme park recreating the ancient Roman city, complete with workers from all over the world to act as “authentic” ancient Pompeiians. While everyone in Pompeii is preparing for Il Giubileo, a massive celebration to commemorate the anniversary, one worker, Brad Sheridan, has his hands full—with the woman of his dreams, and with troubling events that threaten to cost him his job. As the fateful day draws near,  tourists flock to the site; the eyes of the world are on the famous Roman city. Perfect for business . . . but a nightmare for Brad when he discovers a terrorist cell readying its own surprise for Il Giubileo: a massive disaster that could wipe out humanity.

About the Author

Multiple Hugo, Nebula, and John W. Campbell Award-winning author FREDERIK POHL has been named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America, and won Hugos as the editor of Worlds of If magazine. He and his wife, Elizabeth Anne Hull, a former president of the Science Fiction Research Association, live near Chicago, Illinois.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780765361455
Subtitle:
A Novel
Author:
Pohl, Frederik
Publisher:
Tor Science Fiction
Subject:
Science / General
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-A to Z
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Publication Date:
20120103
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
6.8 x 4.1 x 1 in 1 lb

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