Use of Weapons Iain M. Banks

Use of Weapons

Author: Iain M. Banks
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Book Title
Use of Weapons
Author
Iain M. Banks
ISBN
9780316030571
The man known as Cheradenine Zakalwe was one of Special Circumstances' foremost agents, changing the destiny of planets to suit the Culture through intrigue, dirty tricks and military action.The woman known as Diziet Sma had plucked him from obscurity and pushed him towards his present eminence, but despite all their dealings she did not know him as well as she thought. The drone known as Skaffen-Amtiskaw knew both of these people. It had once saved the woman's life by massacring her attackers in a particularly bloody manner. It believed the man to be a lost cause. But not even its machine could see the horrors in his past. Ferociously intelligent, both witty and horrific, USE OF WEAPONS is a masterpiece of science fiction.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Iain M. BanksPublisher: OrbitPublished: 07/01/2008ISBN: 9780316030571Pages: 499Weight: 1.00lbsSize: 8.38h x 5.50w x 1.36d
The man known as Cheradenine Zakalwe was one of Special Circumstances' foremost agents, changing the destiny of planets to suit the Culture through intrigue, dirty tricks and military action.

The woman known as Diziet Sma had plucked him from obscurity and pushed him towards his present eminence, but despite all their dealings she did not know him as well as she thought.

The drone known as Skaffen-Amtiskaw knew both of these people. It had once saved the woman's life by massacring her attackers in a particularly bloody manner. It believed the man to be a lost cause. But not even its machine could see the horrors in his past.

Ferociously intelligent, both witty and horrific, USE OF WEAPONS is a masterpiece of science fiction.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Iain M. Banks
Publisher: Orbit
Published: 07/01/2008
ISBN: 9780316030571
Pages: 499
Weight: 1.00lbs
Size: 8.38h x 5.50w x 1.36d
The man known as Cheradenine Zakalwe was one of Special Circumstances' foremost agents, changing the destiny of planets to suit the Culture through intrigue, dirty tricks and military action.

The woman known as Diziet Sma had plucked him from obscurity and pushed him towards his present eminence, but despite all their dealings she did not know him as well as she thought.

The drone known as Skaffen-Amtiskaw knew both of these people. It had once saved the woman's life by massacring her attackers in a particularly bloody manner. It believed the man to be a lost cause. But not even its machine could see the horrors in his past.

Ferociously intelligent, both witty and horrific, USE OF WEAPONS is a masterpiece of science fiction.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Iain M. Banks
Publisher: Orbit
Published: 07/01/2008
ISBN: 9780316030571
Pages: 499
Weight: 1.00lbs
Size: 8.38h x 5.50w x 1.36d