#author.Kim Stanley Robinson
#sync.//books read in parallel in bundle. All the books look to the near future.
Expanded Universe.Robert A. Heinlein (1939-1980)
Earth.David Brin (1990)
Parable of the Sower.Octavia E. Butler (1993)
Eon.Greg Bear (1985)
We begin, obviously in the year 2312. This is Kim looking to the near-future from 2010s or about 300 years into the future.