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The Resource Leviathans of Jupiter, Ben Bova

Leviathans of Jupiter, Ben Bova

Label
Leviathans of Jupiter
Title
Leviathans of Jupiter
Statement of responsibility
Ben Bova
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
To prove that the massive symbionts, named Leviathans, that inhabit Jupiter's atmosphere possess intelligence, physicist Grant Archer readies a deep-pressure manned probe for immersion in the giant planet's deadly cloud cover. Equally anxious to thwart his attempt, millionaire Katherine Westfall seeks to outmaneuver Archer in her bid for the top spot in the International Astronautical Authority (IAA) by any means possible--including murder
Member of
Summary
Several years after his Jupiter ocean exploration team is rescued by a native creature in an act that proved the species' intelligence, physicist Grant Archer prepares for a new expedition that is threatened by both the hostile environment of the giant planet and sabotaging humans
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
374949
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bova, Ben
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Grand tour of the solar system
Series volume
0018
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Life on other planets
  • Jupiter (Planet)
Target audience
adult
Label
Leviathans of Jupiter, Ben Bova
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Control code
000046642852
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
477 p.
Isbn
9780765317889
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
Leviathans of Jupiter, Ben Bova
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Control code
000046642852
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
477 p.
Isbn
9780765317889
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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