The Space Trilogy
"Islands in the Sky", first published in 1954, sees Roy Malcolm win a trip to the Inner Station, a space station rotating 500 miles from Earth. "The Sands of Mars", set in the 21st century, has a group of pioneers struggling to change the face of this inhospitable planet. "Earthlight" is set in a human colony on the moon. This omnibus edition of Arthur C.
Stephen Baxter, Britain's foremost author of "hard" SF rooted in real physics, is renowned for thinking big. Time begins with a US entrepreneur's deceptively low-key plans to reclaim space and exploit the asteroids, bypassing NASA's bureaucracy and safety regulations. One bizarre cost-cutting measure: the "Big Dumb Booster" pilot is a genetically enhanced, intelligent squid.
Title: Space Trilogy Binding: Hardcover Author: CS Lewis Publisher: HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS