- Hardcover: 224 pages
- Publisher: HarperCollins Canada / Trade (July 11 1991)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0246137061
- ISBN-13: 978-0246137067
- Shipping Weight: 476 g
- Average Customer Review: (2 customer reviews)
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'Raft is fast paced, strong on suspense, efficiently written, and has moral weight, but it is in the creation of a genuinely strange and believable new universe that Baxter excels! rigorous, vigorous SF at its enjoyable best' Time Out 'Almost perfect! Raft is very, very hard SF and it's great fun' Interzone 'This debut novel polishes its ideas with such realistic brilliance you can see a whole civilization in it' The Times --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Stephen Baxter applied to become an astronaut in 1991. He didn’t make it, but achieved the next best thing by becoming a science fiction writer, and his novels and short stories have been published and won awards around the world. His science background is in maths and engineering. He is married and lives in Buckinghamshire.
The author of ‘Titan’ and ‘Moonseed’, Stephen Baxter is the most ambitious, most acclaimed, and most accomplished of a new generation of scientifically trained authors who are expanding the vision of science fiction and taking it to a new golden age.--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.