Remembrance of Earth's Past

Science fiction book trilogy by Liu Cixin / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Remembrance of Earth's Past (Chinese: 地球往事; pinyin: Dìqiú Wǎngshì; lit. 'Earth's Past') is a science fiction series by Chinese writer Liu Cixin. The series is also popularly referred to by the title of its first novel, The Three-Body Problem (Chinese: 三体; pinyin: Sān Tǐ; lit. 'Three-Body').[2]

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United States edition book covers by Tor Books. United Kingdom book covers have slightly different designs.

AuthorLiu Cixin[lower-alpha 1]
Original title
TranslatorKen Liu (books 1 and 3)
Joel Martinsen (book 2)
LanguageMandarin Chinese
GenreHard science fiction and Alien invasion
PublisherChongqing Publishing Group (Chinese edition)
Head of Zeus Ltd
PublishedMay 2008 – November 2010 (original trilogy)
2011 (fanfiction spin-off)
Published in EnglishNovember 11, 2014 – September 19, 2016 (original trilogy)
July 16, 2019 (spin-off)
Media type
No. of books3
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Remembrance of Earth's Past
Simplified Chinese地球往事
Traditional Chinese地球往事
Literal meaningEarth's Past
Alternative Chinese name
Simplified Chinese三体
Traditional Chinese三體
Literal meaningThree-Bodies