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Title: The Coming

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Title: The Coming Title Record # 20973
Author: Joe Haldeman
Date: 2000-12-00
Type: NOVEL
Language: English
Synopsis: An astronomy professor in Florida in a mid-21st century suffering from climate change and international hostilities detects an apparent interstellar vehicle headed directly for earth at near light speed but decelerating dramatically; it transmits the message "We're coming". The effect this discovery has on her, those close to her, and the surrounding circles of contacts is followed, as the impending event plays out on the larger stage of national and international affairs until it comes to an unpredictable ending.
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Awards

Place Year and Award Category
4 2001 Locus Best SF Novel

Publications

Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Coming 2000-12-00 Joe Haldeman Ace Books 0-441-00769-4 $21.95 217
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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The Coming 2000-12-00 Joe Haldeman Ace Books / SFBC 33536 $10.98 216
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Danilo Ducak  
The Coming 2000-12-00 Joe Haldeman The Easton Press (Signed First Editions of Science Fiction)     217
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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The Coming 2001-11-00 Joe Haldeman Ace Books 0-441-00876-3 $6.99 278
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Danilo Ducak Checkmark
The Coming 2012-12-21 Joe Haldeman Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-11159-2 2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
The Coming 2016-09-27 Joe Haldeman Open Road Integrated Media 978-1-5040-3958-1 $7.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
The Coming date unknown Joe Haldeman Ace Books 0-441-00876-3 $6.99 278
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Danilo Ducak Checkmark
The Coming date unknown Joe Haldeman Ace Books 0-441-00876-3 $6.99 278
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Danilo Ducak Checkmark
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