A young Australian mining engineer invents futuristic tools for slicing through rocks and transforming them into buoyant fragments. Initially, his artificial islands are small, but his projects become increasingly bigger and more spectacular, finally attaining the dimensions of vast regions. This geopolitical fable involving Israel is a technological variation on the theme of the Wandering Jew.
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|Title of Science Fiction eBook: All the Earth is Mine|
|Release Date: 07-09-2010|
|Publisher: (Indie Author)|
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All the Earth is Mine
Jake eased Haifa around the final marker buoy and pointed her towards the port of Fremantle. He made a sign to Rachel telling her to hoist the orange spinnaker with help from Aaron. Meanwhile Leah hauled in the slack jib sheet and made a few turns on a winch to nudge the mainsail until it was rigid. The semi-transparent yellowy textile hummed in the wind like the skin of a giant percussion instrument. The Rose brothers and their Kahn cousins had sailed together so often that they communicated with one another in wordless gestures. Once again, they would be finishing the regatta in first place, crossing the line nearly half a minute ahead of the second yacht, but the handicapper’s arithmetic would inevitably deprive them, as it often did, of the trophy.
Jacob Rose had just turned eighteen, and his brother Aaron was a year younger. They had taken a fleeting interest in several popular sports, from cricket and tennis through to golf and the local variety of rugby known as Australian Rules, but their favorite occupations were linked to the ocean: surfing, scuba diving and sailing. As for Leah Kahn, seventeen, and her sister Rachel, sixteen, they had been keen on basketball and hockey for several seasons, but they were now infatuated by the same ocean-based activities as their male cousins....