Earth was finished, devastated by nuclear and biological war. The inhabitants of the artificial asteroid colonies looked down on it and knew that humanity's old home would soon be gone forever. But Earth would not loose its ties so easily. And for Marianne O'Hara there was work that had to be done among the stricken ruins before she could at last look outwards to the stars.She just wants to make sure the children dona#39;t come aboard.a aThey aina#39;t ... aLeta#39;s just get this job done as quickly as possible.a They passed by a long black window and mounted marble steps that were slick with green growth. The sliding ... Probably poison gas in the air conditioning. Or radiation ... aWe dona#39;t want to be standing too close to those consoles when the picture tubes blow out.a aDona#39;t think ... The tile floor caught, burning bright orange with greasy black smoke. Somethinganbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2011-09-29|