The Resource Across a billion years, Robert Silverberg, (electronic resource)

Across a billion years, Robert Silverberg, (electronic resource)

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Across a billion years
Title
Across a billion years
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Robert Silverberg
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eng
Summary
Journeying through space in search of relics from the past, a motley team of explorers happens upon an astonishing discovery Graduate student Tom Rice is thrilled to embark on his first deep-space archeological expedition. He is part of a team from Earth, venturing out in search of artifacts from a civilization that ruled the universe many millennia ago. Called the High Ones, the members of this long-gone society left tantalizing clues about their history and culture scattered throughout space. One such clue, a "message cube" containing footage of the ancient ones, is more interesting than all of the others combined. It seems to indicate that the High Ones aren't extinct after all-and just like that, Tom Rice's archeological mission has become an intergalactic manhunt, one filled with ever-increasing danger that will send the explorers hurtling headlong into the greatest adventure-and peril-of their lives. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Robert Silverberg including rare images and never-before-seen documents from the author's personal collection
Summary
A brother's "message cubes" to his twin sister relate the unusual adventures of the archaeological expedition he accompanies into space in the twenty-fourth century
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080560
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Midwest
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Silverberg, Robert
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • Life on other planets
  • Archaeological expeditions
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adult
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Across a billion years, Robert Silverberg, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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MWT11549283
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781480418103
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11549283
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Across a billion years, Robert Silverberg, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11549283
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781480418103
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11549283
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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