The Kinsman Saga

The Kinsman Saga

Ben Bova

Book 99.0 of Kinsman

Language: English

Publisher: Harper Voyager

Published: Oct 1, 1987

Words: 188145
Pages: 800

Description:

Hero or Killer? In a startling future that's coming closer every year, Chet Kinsman is an astronaut ace who has done everything in space—including committing the first murder. It's a secret he can never escape, not even on the Moon, where he's head of the first U.S. lunar colony. But suddenly, a series of shocking yet strangely inevitable circumstances forces Kinsman to confront his hidden past and decide Earth's destiny. In a desperate countdown to nuclear annihilation, Kinsman struggles against a deadly paradox: if he rescues the world, he may end up destroying himself. Get this masterpiece of science fiction today! ** ### From Library Journal As the U.S.-Soviet space race dominates the latter half of the 20th century, Chet Kinsman, Air Force pilot, astronaut, and passionate Quaker, takes a dramatic risk to bring peace to a troubled world. Bova's complete revision of two earlier novels Kinsman and Millennium presents a vision of Earth's near future that will appeal to readers of military sf. JC Copyright 1987 Reed Business Information, Inc. ### Review ''Bova's complete revision of two earlier novels, *Kinsman* and *Millennium*, presents a vision of Earth's near future that will appeal to readers of military sf.'' --*Library Journal* ''[Bova is] not only at the forefront of hard SF writers but one who can write a novel of character with the best of them.'' --Orson Scott Card, author