The Resource Berserker kill, Fred Saberhagen, (electronic resource)

Berserker kill, Fred Saberhagen, (electronic resource)

Label
Berserker kill
Title
Berserker kill
Statement of responsibility
Fred Saberhagen
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Long, long ago, two alien races fought a war of extinction. All that is left of either of them are the berserkers: vast, thinking, spacefaring, killer machines whose sole purpose is to destroy all living things. For the first time in all of their history, they have met a life form that has a chance of stopping them. In the cold reaches of space, the berserkers seize a floating laboratory full of human germ-plasm being stored for retrieval and growth in a future colonization project. The ship contains millions of human lives-but why are they not destroying them? Will the human pursuers manage to find the missing lab, defeat the berserkers, and save the nascent lives? This is a major Berserker novel-one of Saberhagen's finest-with one hell of a surprise up its sleeve
Member of
Summary
Berserkers, intelligent killing machines programmed to destroy all life, capture a floating laboratory, but mysteriously preserve the human germ-plasm stored there, forcing their human pursuers to attempt a dangerous rescue mission
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10227991
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1930-2007
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Saberhagen, Fred
Dewey number
813.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Paul Michael Garcia
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Garcia, Paul Michael
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Berserker series
Series volume
0012
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Space warfare
  • Robots
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Berserker kill, Fred Saberhagen, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT10077915
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (17hr., 01 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781483073354
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10077915
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Berserker kill, Fred Saberhagen, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT10077915
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (17hr., 01 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781483073354
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10077915
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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