Category: Space Opera

Der Antichrist: Fluch auf das Christentum (German Edition)

By Friedrich Nietzsche

Friedrich Nietzsche: Der Antichrist. Fluch auf das Christentum

Edition Holzinger. Taschenbuch

Berliner Ausgabe, 2016, four. Auflage

Vollständiger, durchgesehener Neusatz mit einer Biographie des Autors bearbeitet und eingerichtet von Michael Holzinger

  • Abgeschlossen 1888. Erstdruck in: »Nietzsches Werke«, Band eight, Leipzig (C.G. Naumann) 1889.

Textgrundlage ist die Ausgabe:

  • Friedrich Nietzsche: Werke in drei Bänden. Herausgegeben von Karl Schlechta. München: Hanser, 1954.

Herausgeber der Reihe: Michael Holzinger

Reihengestaltung: Viktor Harvion

Gesetzt aus der Minion professional, 10 pt.

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Trial by Fire (Caine Riordan)

By Charles E. Gannon

Sequel to nationwide bestseller, Nebula Award finalist, and Compton criminal Award winner Fire with Fire. technology fiction experience on a grand scale.

When reluctant interstellar diplomat and intelligence operative Caine Riordan returns from humanity’s first come upon with alien races, unexpected conflict clouds burst. With Earth’s fleet shattered by means of a sneak assault and its survivors scuffling with for his or her lives, Caine needs to depend on either his first touch and weaponry abilities to take care of the non-humanoid enemy. And whilst the technologically-superior attackers sweep apart the sun system’s final defenses, and traitorous enterprises invite the invaders to land "security forces," humanity fights again with its most sensible guns: crafty, inventiveness, and guts.
yet as Earth hurtles in the direction of a last trial through fireplace that's guaranteed to scar its collective reminiscence, Caine discovers that there can also be huge and aggravating gaps in that reminiscence. Clues aspect to a far previous inter-species apocalypse, buried in humanity’s personal prehistory. Which increases a terrifying danger: what if the extraterrestrial beings' invasion of Earth isn't really one in all conquest, yet preemption? And what if their harrowing thoughts of a long-past cataclysmic battle makes them prepared to do whatever to maintain it from reigniting?
whether that suggests exterminating the human race.
approximately Trial through Fire:
"Gannon's whiz-bang moment stories of the Terran Republic interstellar experience grants at the promise of the 1st (Fire with Fire). . . . The appeal of Caines harrowing event lies in Gannons awareness to aspect, which retains the layers of political intrigue and armed forces motion from getting too dense. the handfuls of key characters, a number of theaters of operations, and diverse alien cultures all obtain the suitable quantity of cognizance. The gratifying solution is greater by means of the promise of extra pleasure to return during this interesting far-future universe."—Publishers Weekly Starred Review
" . . . deals the kind of demanding science-fiction these conversant in the loo Campbell period of Analog technological know-how Fiction will remember.Gannon throws his readers into an action-packed experience. A sequel to fireside With fireplace, it's a nonstop story jam-packed with army science-fiction action." —Daily information of Galveston County
"[A]  white-knuckle experience . . . with actual stakes, and units up the subsequent problem for the newly named Terran Republic. Gannon is making it effortless for me to fulfill my objective of interpreting extra army SF this year."—Fantasy Literature Review

approximately Compton criminal award winner for top first novel,  Fire with Fire:
“Chuck Gannon is a type of outstanding finds—someone as pleased with characters as he's with know-how, and both adept at offering these characters with difficulties to unravel. resourceful, enjoyable, and never afraid to step at the occasional toe or gore the occasional sacred cow, his tales don't disappoint.”—David Weber 

"If we meet powerful extraterrestrial beings available in the market, can we undergo the destiny of the Aztecs and Incas, or locate the agility to outlive? Gannon fizzes with principles concerning the risky politics of first contact.”—David Brin
"The plot is interesting after which a few. Well-developed and self-consistent; clever readers are going to love it."—Jerry Pournelle
"[T]he intersecting plot threads, motion and well-conceived technology stored these pages turning."—SF Crowsnest
approximately Starfire sequence hit, Extremis, coauthored via Charles E. Gannon:

“Vivid. . . conflict sequences mingle with thought-provoking exegesis . . .”–Publishers Weekly
"It’s a grand, enjoyable sequence of battles and campaigns, precious of something Dale Brown or Larry Bond ever wrote." –Analog
approximately Charles E. Gannon:
"[A] powerful [writer of] . . . army SF. . .[much] motion occurring in his paintings, with loads of physics in the back of it. there's a actual feel of the urgency of warfare and the sacrifices it demands." –Locus

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Darkship Renegades

By Sarah A. Hoyt

Ebook 2 within the rollicking and award-winning house experience, the Darkship sequence. Echoes of Heinlein and nonstop motion as a cloned heroine needs to raid a adverse Earth and thieve the key to strength construction one of the space-based Powertrees that every one humanity relies on.  Darkship Renegades is a finalist for the Prometheus Award for top Novel.

Entry quantity in Sarah A. Hoyt’s rollicking and renowned Darkship sequence, sequel to Darkship Thieves,and winner of the Prometheus Award.

After rescuing her celebrity pilot husband and gaining knowledge of the darkish mystery of her personal earlier in the world, Athena Hera Sinistra returns to area habitat Eden to begin existence anew. no longer taking place. No strong deed is going unpunished, and Thena and gear are positioned less than arrest for the crime of coming again alive.   the single break out from a demise sentence: go back to Earth and produce again the misplaced procedure for developing the Powertrees, the power resource of either Eden and Earth whose technological origins were misplaced to battle. yet that undertaking is secondary to a better crucial. primarily else, Thena needs to notget stuck. If she does, then suicide is to be the single option.

With the chances seriously stacked opposed to not just good fortune, yet survival, Thena involves comprehend what her cynical accusers don't: it's not purely one woman’s lifestyles at the line anymore. For it’s on the earth the place the journey actually starts. Thena realizes that what's really at stake is the destiny of Eden and Earth alike, the continuance of the darkship fleet–and freedom for all within the sunlight system–and beyond.

Darkship Renegades has been nominated for the Prometheus Award for most sensible Novel.

About Sarah A. Hoyt:

"First-rate area opera with an ethical lesson. you will not be disappointed."—Glenn Reynolds,

“[A] travel de strength: logical, outfitted from assumptions without contradictions . . . gripping.”–Jerry Pournelle

“[Three Musketeers writer] Alexander Dumas might provide [Sarah A. Hoyt] a thumbs up.”–Steve Forbes

“[F]anciful and charming.” –Library Journal

“Exceptional, brilliant and greatly entertaining.” –Booklist

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Zero Point: The Owner: Book Two

Earth’s 0 Asset electorate not face extermination from orbit. due to Alan Saul, the Committee’s community of keep an eye on is a smoking destroy and its robot enforcers lie dormant. yet strength abhors a vacuum and, scrambling from the wreckage, comes the ruthless Serene Galahad. She needs to act whereas the final vestiges of Committee infrastructure stay intact – and he or she has the ability to make sure command is hers. On Mars, Var Delex fights for the survival of Antares Base, whereas the Argus house Station hurls in the direction of the crimson planet. and she or he is aware whomever, or no matter what, trashed Earth continues to be aboard. Var needs to shop the bottom, whereas additionally facing the 1st symptoms of uprising. And aboard Argus Station, Alan Saul’s brain has elevated into the neighborhood desktop community. within the procedure, he uncovers the ghastly experiments of the Humanoid Unit improvement, the potential for everlasting existence, and a madman who may well carry the keys to interstellar flight. yet Earth’s brokers are nearer than Saul thinks, and the killing will quickly begin.

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Utopie Terrania (Perry Rhodan NEO 2)

Das Jahr 2036: Perry Rhodan und die Astronauten der Stardust sind in der Wüste Gobi gelandet. In ihrer Begleitung ist ein Außerirdischer, der schwerkranke Arkonide Crest. Ihre Lage ist äußerst angespannt - Tausende chinesische Soldaten haben einen Ring aus Panzern und Geschützen um die place der Stardust gezogen. Die Technik der Arkoniden schützt Perry Rhodan und seine Begleiter: Eine Energiekuppel sichert sie gegen den unaufhörlichen, schweren Beschuss der chinesischen Truppen. Trotz der kritischen Lage verliert Rhodan sein Ziel nicht aus den Augen: den Bau einer freien und unabhängigen Stadt. Zusammen mit arkonidischen Robotern startet er dieses Vorhaben - es ist die Utopie Terrania.

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Excession (The Culture, Book 5)

By Iain M. Banks

And a part millennia in the past, the artifact seemed in a distant nook of house, beside a trillion-year-old demise solar from a distinct universe. It was once an ideal black-body sphere, and it did not anything. Then it disappeared. Now it's again. 'Banks is a phenomenon...wildly profitable, fearlessly creative' William Gibson 'Thrilling, affecting and comic...probably the best technological know-how fiction he has written to date' New Scientist 'Banks has rewritten the libretto for the total space-opera genre' the days

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Caliban's War (The Expanse)

By James S. A. Corey

The moment novel in James S. A. Corey's SF New York Times bestselling Expanse sequence. Now a tremendous tv sequence from Syfy!

we're not alone.

On Ganymede, breadbasket of the outer planets, a Martian marine watches as her platoon is slaughtered via a big supersoldier. on the earth, a high-level flesh presser struggles to avoid interplanetary warfare from reigniting. And on Venus, an alien protomolecule has overrun the planet, wreaking giant, mysterious alterations and dangerous to opened up into the sun system.

In the tremendous desolate tract of area, James Holden and the group of the Rocinante were holding the peace for the Outer Planets Alliance. once they comply with aid a scientist seek war-torn Ganymede for a lacking baby, the way forward for humanity rests on even if a unmarried send can hinder an alien invasion which may have already began . . .

Caliban's War is a breakneck technological know-how fiction experience following the severely acclaimed Leviathan Wakes.

The Expanse
Leviathan Wakes
Caliban's War
Abaddon's Gate
Cibola Burn
Nemesis Games
Babylon's Ashes

The Expanse brief Fiction
The Butcher of Anderson Station
Gods of Risk
The Churn
The very important Abyss

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Judgement (The Mystic Saga, Book 4)

By Scott McElhaney

In this, the fourth booklet of the bestselling Mystic Saga, we take a short lived go away of Braxton in ny urban to satisfy up with Cyan – an IX7 unit embodied via a triune of souls from the as soon as primitive race residing underneath Legacy.

Elix has been again competently to his humans on Legacy. regrettably for him, his abductors lower back him to an period some distance prior to his personal lifetime. thankfully, notwithstanding for his humans, Elix deals a plethora of information concerning the destiny invaders and their applied sciences. He bargains a struggling with likelihood for his people.

Centuries later, they increase a covert option to stopover at the realm they name Violation - a global we all know as Earth. They now have a splendid expertise which may allow them to insert 3 person minds (an elected committee to figure out the destiny in their enemies) right into a unmarried robot unit disguised in human shape. Can this undercover committee continue to exist in a global of 1947 the place they comprehend not anything of the heritage and little of the customs?

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A serial novel released within the culture of 50's sci-fi pulp delivered to you via the Xulon Award successful writer of "Dominion," "One loopy Summer," "Erinyes," and "Ghosts of Ophidian". With over 175,000 copies offered around the world, Scott McElhaney is making approximately all his novels on hand to Kindle readers on the very obtainable fee of in basic terms ninety nine cents.

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Helliconia Spring (The Helliconia Trilogy)

The Hugo and Nebula Award–winning writer and technological know-how Fiction Grand grasp promises a sweeping epic of a planet agony lethal stipulations of alternating extremes during this Nebula Award finalist

Helliconia follows an eccentric orbit round a double-star procedure with a twenty-six-hundred-year cycle of very lengthy seasons. As spring slowly breaks the brutally lengthy iciness, people emerge from hiding and a protracted series of civilization and progress starts off to copy back, unbeknownst to the contributors yet watched through an orbiting satellite tv for pc station, Avernus, created through Earth a few centuries in the past. people unfastened themselves from slavery to the aboriginal Phagors, and faith and technological know-how flower and expand.

Brian W. Aldiss has, for greater than fifty years, endured to problem readers’ minds with literate, thought-provoking, and artistic fiction. Helliconia Spring’s prescience in regards to weather swap is little short of extraordinary.

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