Empire
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(1)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(1)
1 star
 
(0)
Published:
New York : Tor, 2006.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
351 pages ; 25 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 5.7 - AR Pts: 17
Status:
Description
The American Empire has grown too fast, and the fault lines at home are stressed to the breaking point. The war of words between Right and Left has collapsed into a shooting war, though most people just want to be left alone. The battle rages between the high-technology weapons on one side, and militia foot-soldiers on the other, devastating the cities, and overrunning the countryside. But the vast majority, who only want the killing to stop and the nation to return to more peaceful days, have technology, weapons and strategic geniuses of their own. When the American dream shatters into violence, who can hold the people and the government together? And which side will you be on? Orson Scott Card is a master storyteller, who has earned millions of fans and reams of praise for his previous science fiction and fantasy novels. Now he steps a little closer to the present day with this chilling look at a near future scenario of a new American Civil War.
Also in This Series
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
East - Adult Fiction
Fiction Card
On Shelf
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Details
Language:
English
ISBN:
0765316110 (acid-free paper), 0765355221 (pbk.), 9780765316110 (acid-free paper), 9780765355225 (pbk.)
Reading Level:
UG
Level 5.7, 17 Points

Notes

General Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:

No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!


Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Card, O. S. (2006). Empire. New York: Tor.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Card, Orson Scott. 2006. Empire. New York: Tor.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Card, Orson Scott, Empire. New York: Tor, 2006.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Card, Orson Scott. Empire. New York: Tor, 2006. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
d341132a-2261-cdb1-aee6-5e2303e3f50f
Go To GroupedWorkView in Staff Client
Last File Modification TimeFeb 18, 2020 11:27:01 PM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeFeb 24, 2020 10:44:42 PM

MARC Record

LEADER01447cam a22003974a 4500
001ocm71210222
003OCoLC
00520061218123040.0
008060828s2006    nyu           000 1 eng  
010 |a 2006028621
020 |a 0765316110 (acid-free paper)
020 |a 0765355221 (pbk.)
020 |a 9780765316110 (acid-free paper)
020 |a 9780765355225 (pbk.)
040 |a DLC|c DLC|d BAKER|d C#P|d YDX|d YDXCP|d VP@|d TNN
049 |a TNNA
099 |a Fiction|a Card
1001 |a Card, Orson Scott.
24510|a Empire /|c Orson Scott Card.
250 |a 1st ed.
260 |a New York :|b Tor,|c 2006.
300 |a 351 p. ;|c 25 cm.
500 |a "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
650 0|a Imaginary wars and battles|v Fiction.
650 0|a Civil war|v Fiction.
650 0|a Science fiction, American.
650 0|a War stories, American.
898 |a qBook
898 |a qEnglish
907 |a .b18227107|b 02-01-17|c 09-12-06
908 |a  2006028621
910 |a CARL0000273785
949 |b 35192047060516|c Fiction Card|h EA|j EA|l AFIC|m PBK|s S|p 4.99|w 5|x 20150225|t 20200218|q CNV|r CNV|v 0|y 20170630|z 0
991 |a bl|a ea|a ep|a gh|a hm|a mn|a se|b 12-18-06|c m|d a|e @|f eng|g nyu|h 0|i 12
988 |a .o9516529|c 4|l multi|f b|s a|x 01-13-15|y 01-28-15|z 02-13-15|3 s|k ea|k ep|k hm|k se
998 4|a LDR0905 20170610151957 NPUB |b GMU000012920180402111808 |b LDR0905 20170613174844 NSCH |b LDR0905 20170610151957 NPUB