Burning paradise / Robert Charles Wilson.
Author: Wilson, Robert Charles, 1953-
Edition: First edition.
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2013.
ISBN: 9780765332615 (hbk.)
Description: 317 pages ; 25 cm
Subject: Human-alien encounters Fiction.
Extraterrestrial beings Fiction.
FICTION / Science Fiction / General. bisacsh
Alternative histories (Fiction).
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Summary: "Cassie [Iverson], eighteen years old, lives in the United States in the year 2014--but it's not our United States and it's not our 2014. Cassie's world has been at peace since the Great Armistice of 1914. But Cassie knows the world isn't what it seems. Her parents were part of a group who gradually discovered the awful truth: that for decades--back to the dawn of radio communications--human progress has been interfered with, made more peaceful and benign, by an extraterrestrial entity"--