The Resource Spinneret, Timothy Zahn, (electronic resource)

Spinneret, Timothy Zahn, (electronic resource)

Label
Spinneret
Title
Spinneret
Statement of responsibility
Timothy Zahn
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A newly colonized planet holds many secrets in its seemingly barren depths. But will it lead to humanity's salvation, or its destruction? Chasing a new frontier, humankind sends a manned starship into the universe and away from the overpopulated Earth in hopes of finding a new planet to colonize. But every Earthlike world they discover is already inhabited. As it turns out, the universe is a very crowded place. An alien council offers to lease the one remaining uninhabited world: Astra, a bleak and barren but serviceable planet. The new settlement, though, quickly experiences serious problems, from dying crops to the mysterious disappearance of anything and everything that is made of metal. And then Astra reveals a secret neither the aliens nor the human governments could ever have imagined
Summary
Set in the crowded galaxy of the future, Earth explorers discover a rare uninhabited world where all metal disappears
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Writing style
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064002
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zahn, Timothy
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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Space colonies
Target audience
adult
Label
Spinneret, Timothy Zahn, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11550687
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453272060
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11550687
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Spinneret, Timothy Zahn, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11550687
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453272060
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11550687
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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