Look to Windward

Look to Windward

Book - 2001
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It was one of the less glorious incidents of a long-ago war.

It led to the destruction of two suns and the billions of lives they supported.

Now, eight hundred years later, the light from the first of those ancient mistakes has reached the Culture Orbital, Masaq'.

The light from the second may not.

'Confirms Banks as the standard by which the rest of SF is judged' GUARDIAN

'In terms of sheer storytelling prowess and verve, Look to Windward is a work of genius' SFX

'A great book' NEW SCIENTIST
Publisher: London : Orbit, c2001.
ISBN: 9781841490595
Branch Call Number: BAN
Characteristics: 403 p.

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Sep 15, 2012

I'm sold on the Culture and also the characters.

A great read for this post-modern age.

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dida
Jan 29, 2010

I expected more from this book. The characters were a little flat, and the story seemed to drag a bit.

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Jan 29, 2010

dida thinks this title is suitable for 12 years and over

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Jun 17, 2014

7th book (6th novel) of the Culture series

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