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Review: Something Happened Here, But We’re Not Quite Sure What It Was

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Something Happened Here, But We’re Not Quite Sure What It Was
Something Happened Here, But We’re Not Quite Sure What It Was by Paul McAuley
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

On a distant planet – one of fifteen ‘gifted’ to humanity by benevolent aliens – not much has changed about small-town mentalities. A squabble involving the town council and residents is sparked by a controversy over whether a corporation should be allowed to set up an array trying to contact (some other) aliens; or whether the venture might threaten the town’s claim to fame: some alien archaeological artifacts.

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