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   Confederation Handbook: The Essential Guide to the Night's Dawn Series, The, by Peter F. Hamilton  
 
  Novel, first publication in March 2002
 
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    Buy Confederation Handbook: The Essential Guide to the Night's Dawn Series, The by Peter F. Hamilton
     
     
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      The Essential Companion Guide to the Night's Dawn Trilogy: The Reality Dysfunction, The Neutronium Alchemist, and The Naked God.

    Peter F. Hamilton amazed sci-fi readers with his astonishing, internationally bestselling Night's Dawn trilogy, which introduced the future history Confederation of nano-augmented Adamists, genetically engineered Edenists, and alien species such as the Tyrathca and Kiint...

    A GALACTIC ALMANAC

    Now Hamilton reveals the true potential of his brilliantly realized epic. Expanding on its concepts and complexities, The Confederation Handbook explores the 600-year history of more than 21,500 inhabited worlds, asteroids, and bitek habitats. Discover for the first time:

    * How Edenist space colonies are grown
    * The real story of the Kulu Kings and the exiled Lord of Ruin
    * Why Adamist religions caused the human schism by rejecting Affinity
    * The tragic legacy of Rubra, the Edenist rebel who created Valisk
    * Tyrathca mating rituals

    ...and much more. Covering geology, politics, technology, weaponry, and alien lifeforms, The Confederation Handbook is a triumph of world-building and a must read for Peter Hamilton's legion of fans.

    From the arcologies of Earth to the shards of the Ruin Ring, uncover the...MYSTERIES OF THE NIGHT'S DAWN UNIVERSE

    * Why is the Kulu Intelligence Service so feared?
    * What are the differences between blackhawks and voidhawks?
    * Why can't the Weeping Rose be grown anywhere except on Norfolk?
    * Why are Cosmoniks so modified, and are they all still human?
    * What do Kiint really look like?
    * Why is the Jiciro world off-limits?
    * Why did the Nyvan colony collapse into war and anarchy?
    * Why is life better in the Halo than on Earth?

    The answers to these and many other questions are contained in a companion guide as wondrous and revealing as only the epic scope of The Night's Dawn could provide...

    The Confederation Handbook

     
     
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