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Across a billion years [electronic resource] / Robert Silverberg.

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  • ISBN: 9781480418103 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1480418102 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: New York : Open Road Integrated Media, 2013.

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Summary, etc.: 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.
Source of Description Note: Description based on online resource; title from READ title page (OverDrive, viewed June 14, 2013).
Subject: Life on other planets > Fiction.
Archaeological expeditions > Fiction.
Genre: Science fiction.
Electronic books.

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