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New York 2140

Author: Kim Stanley Robinson
Publisher: New York : Orbit, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"A new vision of the future from Kim Stanley Robinson, the New York Times bestselling author of science fiction masterworks such as the Mars trilogy, 2312, and Aurora. The waters rose, submerging New York City. But the residents adapted and it remained the bustling, vibrant metropolis it had always been. Though changed forever. Every street became a canal. Every skyscraper an island. Through the eyes of the varied  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kim Stanley Robinson
ISBN: 9780316510097 0316510092 031626234X 9780316262347
OCLC Number: 953598586
Notes: LC copy signed by author.
Description: 613 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: pt. One The Tyranny of Sunk Costs --
pt. Two Expert Overconfidence --
pt. Three Liquidity Trap --
pt. Four Expensive or Priceless? --
pt. Five Escalation of Commitment --
pt. Six Assisted Migration --
pt. Seven The More the Merrier.
Responsibility: Kim Stanley Robinson.

Abstract:

"A new vision of the future from Kim Stanley Robinson, the New York Times bestselling author of science fiction masterworks such as the Mars trilogy, 2312, and Aurora. The waters rose, submerging New York City. But the residents adapted and it remained the bustling, vibrant metropolis it had always been. Though changed forever. Every street became a canal. Every skyscraper an island. Through the eyes of the varied inhabitants of one building Kim Stanley Robinson shows us how one of our great cities will change with the rising tides. And how we too will change"--
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