The Confederation Handbook

Peter F. Hamilton's Night's Dawn Trilogy has proved one of the bestselling science fiction series of the last decade, and has placed British SF firmly back on the map. The Confederation Handbook by Peter F. Les mer
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Peter F. Hamilton's Night's Dawn Trilogy has proved one of the bestselling science fiction series of the last decade, and has placed British SF firmly back on the map. The Confederation Handbook by Peter F. Hamilton is an essential companion volume to The Reality Dysfunction, The Neutronium Alchemist and The Naked God for all the countless readers past, present and future for whom this massive trilogy has evolved into a defining SF classic. It comprises general background information relating to all three volumes, with comprehensive notes and glossaries on the major characters, planets, space stations, political hierarchies, weaponry, spacecraft, invasions, and the many alien races with their diverse social economies, industries and technologies.

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Introduction - i: The Confederation in 2611 Unit - 1: Adamist Culture Chapter - 1: Nanonics Chapter - 2: Cosmoniks Chapter - 3: Mercenaries Chapter - 4: Exowombs Chapter - 5: Education Chapter - 6: Governments Chapter - 7: Religion Chapter - 8: Colonization Chapter - 9: Defence Unit - 2: Edenist Culture Chapter - 1: Identity Continuity and Habitat Consciousness Chapter - 2: Genetic Engineering Chapter - 3: Exowombs and Reproduction Chapter - 4: Education Chapter - 5: Culture Chapter - 6: Religion Chapter - 7: Serpents Chapter - 8: Converts Chapter - 9: Government Chapter - 10: Law Chapter - 11: Currency Chapter - 12: Economy Chapter - 13: Finance Chapter - 14: Industry Chapter - 15: Trade Chapter - 16: Habitats Chapter - 17: The Hundred Families Chapter - 18: The Atlantis Islands Unit - 3: Starships and Weapons Chapter - 1: Voidhawks Chapter - 2: Blackhawks Chapter - 3: Adamist Starships Unit - 4: Members of the Confederation in 2610 Chapter - 1: The Confederation Navy Chapter - 2: Sol System Chapter - 3: Kulu Chapter - 4: The Principality of Ombey Chapter - 5: Tranquility Chapter - 6: Avon Chapter - 7: Lalonde Chapter - 8: Norfolk Chapter - 9: Nyvan Chapter - 10: The Dorados Chapter - 11: New California Chapter - 12: Srinagar Chapter - 13: Valisk Unit - 5: Sentient Xenoc Species Chapter - 1: Tyrathca Chapter - 2: Klint Chapter - 3: Jiciro Unit - 6: Principal Characters Chapter - A: The Main Protagonists Chapter - B: Other Leading Figures Section - 7: Timeline

Om forfatteren

Peter F. Hamilton was born in Rutland in 1960 and still lives in that county. He began writing in 1987, and sold his first short story to Fear magazine in 1988. He has written many bestselling novels, including the Greg Mandel series, the Night's Dawn trilogy, the Commonwealth Saga, the Void trilogy, short story collections and several standalone novels.