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  • ISBN: 9781594201202
  • ISBN: 159420120X
  • Physical Description: 1085 pages ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2006.

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Summary, etc.: Spanning the period between the Chicago World's Fair of 1893 and the years just after World War I, this novel moves from the labor troubles in Colorado to turn-of-the-century New York, to London and Gottingen, Venice and Vienna, the Balkans, Central Asia, Siberia at the time of the mysterious Tunguska Event, Mexico during the Revolution, postwar Paris, silent-era Hollywood, and one or two places not strictly speaking on the map at all. With a worldwide disaster looming just a few years ahead, it is a time of unrestrained corporate greed, false religiosity, moronic fecklessness, and evil intent in high places.
Subject: Disasters Forecasting Fiction
Genre: Experimental fiction.
Psychological fiction.
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