Thor's Hammer (novel)

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Thor's Hammer (1983) is the title of two science fiction novels, one by Australian author Wynne Whiteford, about mining in the asteroids, and another (2017) by U.S. author David Rogers, about a future world and a group of people with powers to jump through time and space in search of a better world.


Whiteford describes an attempt by an unbalanced fanatic stationed in the asteroid belt to destroy Earth civilisation by directing an asteroid at Earth. Rogers imagines a world troubled by overpopulation and environmental disaster and suggests what the fate of the human race in such a world may be. [1]

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  1. Blackford, Russell; Ikin, Van; McMullen, Sean (1999). Strange Constellations: A History of Australian Science Fiction . Greenwood Press. p.  93 . Retrieved 29 June 2017. Thor's Hammer science fiction asteroid.