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The philosopher's flight : a novel

Author: Tom Miller
Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Simon & Schuster hardcover editionView all editions and formats
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"Eighteen-year-old Robert Weekes is a practitioner of empirical philosophy--an arcane, female-dominated branch of science used to summon the wind, shape clouds of smoke, heal the injured, and even fly. Though he dreams of fighting in the Great War as the first male in the elite US Sigilry Corps Rescue and Evacuation Service--a team of flying medics--Robert is resigned to mixing batches of philosophical chemicals and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Alternative histories (Fiction)
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Novels
Science fiction
Alternative histories (Fiction.)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Miller
ISBN: 9781476778150 1476778159
OCLC Number: 961010735
Notes: "Half science, half magic - entirely fantastic"--Cover.
Description: 422 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Tom Miller.

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