Burn

Burn

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Colonization is the theme of this exciting, complex page-turner that provides a provocative and entertaining look at Thoreau's classic eco-text Walden. Eccentric billionaire Jack Winter has bought the planet Beekman's Pea, renamed it Walden, and created a utopia in which members renounce the technologies of human civilization. Marginalized by these newcomers, the planet's original inhabitants are resisting the colony's dominance by setting fires to Walden's artificial… (more)

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Hadrien
Hadrien
Sun, 18 May 2008 12:07:38 +0200

Updated the text based on another source: should remove the hyphens.

Loved this book too, an excellent novella that was awarded a Nebula in 2006.


pcfe
pcfe
Sat, 17 May 2008 10:29:11 +0200

Thoroughly enjoyed the story.
The file (well at least the .mobil one) does have a noticeable amount of words which are still hyphenated (I guess from the original source), would be nice if those could be cleaned up.



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Language: English

Published in: 2005

Word count: 39,885 words (≈ about 3 hours)

Source: http://www.jimkelly.net

License: Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives (cc by-nc-nd)


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