Between the Strokes of Night

TitleBetween the Strokes of Night
Year for Search1985
AuthorsSheffield, Charles [A.](1935-2002)
Date Published1985
PublisherBaen
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsEnglish author, Male author, US author
Annotation

In 2010 the human race on Earth has been killed off in nuclear war and survives only in small colonies in space, but these humans expand further into space. The second part of the novel is set in 27,698  and deals with the colonized planets, particularly Pentecost, which comes into contact with a race of space-faring immortals with a faster than light drive, and much of the novel is hard SF concerned with the technology.

Holding Institutions

MoU-St, PSt

Author Note

The author (1935-2002) was born in England and lived in the U. S. from 1971.

Full Text

1985 Sheffield, Charles [A.} (1935-2002). Between the Strokes of Night. New York: Baen. MoU-St, PSt

In 2010 the human race on Earth has been killed off in nuclear war and survives only in small colonies in space, but these humans expand further into space. The second part of the novel is set in 27,698  and deals with the colonized planets, particularly Pentecost, which comes into contact with a race of space-faring immortals with a faster than light drive, and much of the novel is hard SF concerned with the technology.