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...