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Star Peace

Ben Bova

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Star Peace (originally published in 1986) is a novel by Ben Bova, the author of more than a hundred works of science fact and fiction.
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Star Peace
PART IThe Nightmare and the DreamTo employ a mathematical analogy, we can say that although the risk of extinction may be fractional, the stake is, humanly speaking, infinite ...--Jonathan Schell1. Scenario I: The Ultimate FearIt was the death of Ayatollah Khomeini that led to the end of the world.Deprived of their charismatic symbol of the Islamic Revolution, Iran's Revolutionary Council found themselves beset on all sides. The national economy, which had slowly been improving despite the downward trend in world oil prices, faltered badly. The Communists began demonstrating openly
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  • Ben Bova is the author of more than a hundred works of science fact and fiction, including Able One, Leviathans of Jupiter and the Grand Tour novels, including Titan, winner of John W. Campbell Memorial Award for best novel of the year. He received the Lifetime Achievement Award of the Arthur C. Clarke Foundation in 2005, and in 2008 he won the Robert A. Heinlein Award "for his outstanding body of work in the field of literature." He is President Emeritus of the National Space Society and a past president of Science Fiction Writers of America, and a former editor of Analog and former fiction editor of Omni. As an editor, he won science fiction’s Hugo Award six times. Dr. Bova’s writings have predicted the Space Race of the 1960s, virtual reality, human cloning, the Strategic Defense Initiative (Star Wars), electronic book publishing, and much more. He lives in Florida.
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