Press "Enter" to skip to content

Download PDF by Michael G. Munz: A Shadow in the Flames (The New Aenid Cycle, Book 1)

By Michael G. Munz

ISBN-10: 1602641048

ISBN-13: 9781602641044

Northgate is in turmoil. Decaying, violent and corrupt, it's a universal adequate urban within the mid twenty-first century, but discoveries underneath the Moon's floor have marked it with their first far away echoes.

Into Northgate has come Michael Flynn. Jobless and all the way down to his previous couple of cash, Michael nonetheless goals of creating a favorable distinction of his personal. but he has no kin, no neighbors retailer for the freelancer identified in basic terms as Diomedes, and this night the house they percentage will burn to the ground.

When Diomedes turns into his mentor in a look for the arsonist liable, Michael will get his probability to gain these desires. yet he needs to face hazards way more own than fireplace if he is to be triumphant, for like a shadow within the flames, neither arsonist nor mentor could be what they appear.

And those who seek the Moon can be gazing.

Show description

Read or Download A Shadow in the Flames (The New Aenid Cycle, Book 1) PDF

Similar dystopia books

Grass (Arbai, Book 1) - download pdf or read online

Generations in the past, people fled to the cosmic anomaly referred to as Grass. yet prior to humanity arrived, one other species had already claimed Grass for its personal. It too had constructed a tradition. .. .. .

Now a dangerous plague is spreading around the stars, leaving no planet untouched, keep for Grass. however the mystery of the planet's immunity hides a fact so shattering it can suggest the tip of existence itself.

Download PDF by Kim Stanley Robinson: The Gold Coast (Three Californias Triptych, Book 2)

Submit 12 months word: First released March 1988

The Gold Coast is the second one novel in Robinson's 3 Californias trilogy.

2027: Southern California is a developer's dream long gone mad, an never-ending sprawl of condos, freeways, and department stores. Jim McPherson, the prosperous son of a security contractor, is a tender guy misplaced in an international of quick vehicles, informal intercourse, and dressmaker medicinal drugs. yet his descent in to the shadowy underground of commercial terrorism brings him right into a shattering disagreement together with his family members, his objectives, and his beliefs.

Literary Awards
John W. Campbell Memorial Award Nominee for most sensible technology Fiction Novel (1989)

Get Oath of Fealty PDF

Within the close to destiny, l. a. is an all yet uninhabitable struggle area, racked by means of crime, violence, pollutants and poverty.

But above the blighted urban, a Utopia has arisen: Todos Santos, a thousand-foot excessive single-structured urban, designed to used state of the art expertise to create a very human-friendly surroundings, delivering its dwellers every thing they can wish in alternate for his or her oath of allegiance and their consistent surveillance.

But there are those that are looking to see the utopia destroyed, whose resolution to tomorrow's top and brightest desire is unnecessary violence. and so they have simply entered Todos Santos…

Originally released 1981 through Phantasia Press.

Download e-book for kindle: The Hallowed Ones (The Hallowed Ones, Book 1) by Laura Bickle

Katie is at the verge of her Rumspringa, the time in Amish existence whilst children can get a flavor of the genuine global. however the genuine global involves her during this dystopian story with a philosophical bent. Rumors of huge unrest at the "Outside" abound. anything murderous is accessible. Amish elders make a rule: nobody is going outdoors, and no outsiders are available.

Extra info for A Shadow in the Flames (The New Aenid Cycle, Book 1)

Sample text

In Brave New World, on the other hand, all are permitted to indulge their sexual impulses without let or hindrance. The society described in Orwells fable is a society permanently at war, and the aim of its rulers is first, of course, to exercise power for its own delightful sake and, second, to keep their subjects in that state of constant tension which a state of constant war demands of those who wage it. By crusading against sexuality the bosses are able to maintain the required tension in their followers and at the same time can satisfy their lust for power in a most gratifying way.

Lead us not into temptation,” we pray-and with good reason; for when human beings are tempted too enticingly or too long, they generally yield. A democratic constitution is a device for preventing the local rulers from yielding to those particularly dangerous temptations that arise when too much power is concentrated in too few hands. Such a constitution works pretty well where, as in Britain or the United States, there is a traditional respect for constitutional procedures. Where the republican or limited monarchical tradition is weak, the best of constitutions will not prevent ambitious politicians from succumbing with glee and gusto to the temptations of power.

So far as the masses of mankind are concerned, the coming time will not be the Space Age; it will be the Age of Over-population. We can parody the words of the old song and ask, Will the space that you’re so rich in Light a fire in the kitchen, Or the little god of space turn the spit, spit, spit? The answer, it is obvious, is in the negative. A settlement on the moon may be of some military advantage to the nation that does the settling. But it will do nothing whatever to make life more tolerable, during the fifty years that it will take our present population to double, for the earth’s undernourished and proliferating billions.

Download PDF sample

A Shadow in the Flames (The New Aenid Cycle, Book 1) by Michael G. Munz

by Robert

Rated 4.18 of 5 – based on 41 votes