(From the publisher):
The Empire spanned the galaxy, leaving abandoned the ruins of Old Earth -- a frigid devastation of gray deserts and poison, ice storms and landspouts; a wasteland home only to coyotes and rats, degenerate shambletowners and feral devilkids. Sometimes a fad would sweep the Empire -- reclaim the homeworld. But environmental salvation took too long, cost too much, and the fads were always forgotten...
Original title: Dawn for a Distant Earth
Genre: Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Adventure→ Space Opera
Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Bleak Futures→ Ecological Disasters