Even worse is a gamma pulse that knocks out electronic functions worldwide, sending most folks back to mid-20th Century and beyond Sheffield's novel interweaves several storylines. A trio of cancer survivors search for the means to ressurect their cure. A band of Luddites led by a mass murderer try to establish an ugly new culture. And the President of the United States cobbles together a government in the face of those who would lose a Pax Americana - worldwide.
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Author: Charles Sheffield Published: 1998 Publisher: Bantam / Spectra Pages: 547
Synopsis: An unlikely supernova in Alpha Centauri disrupts earth's climate by means of constant "sunshine" in the Southern Hemisphere.
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