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The three-body problem: Remembrance of Earth's Past Series, Book 1

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"Wildly imaginative, really interesting." --President Barack Obama on The Three-Body Problem trilogy The Three-Body Problem is the first chance for English-speaking readers to experience the Hugo Award-winning phenomenon from China's most beloved science fiction author, Liu Cixin.

Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project sends signals into space to establish contact with aliens. An alien civilization on the brink of destruction captures the signal and plans to invade Earth. Meanwhile, on Earth, different camps start forming, planning to either welcome the superior beings and help them take over a world seen as corrupt, or to fight against the invasion. The result is a science fiction masterpiece of enormous scope and vision.

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9780765377067
9781466853447
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subject_facet Human-alien encounters -- Fiction, Imaginary wars and battles -- Fiction, Science fiction, Chinese
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title_full The Three-Body Problem Remembrance of Earth's Past Series, Book 1, The Three-Body Problem Three-Body Trilogy, Book 1, The three-body problem / Cixin Liu ; translated by Ken Liu
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