The Resource The engines of God, Jack McDevitt., (electronic resource)

The engines of God, Jack McDevitt., (electronic resource)

Label
The engines of God
Title
The engines of God
Statement of responsibility
Jack McDevitt.
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two hundred years ago, humans made a stunning discovery in the far reaches of the solar system: a huge statue of an alien creature, with an inscription that defied all efforts at translation. Now, as faster-than-light drive opens the stars to exploration, humans are finding other relics of the race they call the Monument-Makers - each different, and each heartbreakingly beautiful. But except for a set of footprints on Jupiter's moon Iapetus, there is no trace of the enigmatic race that has left them behind. Then a team of scientists working on a dead world discover an ominous new image of the Monument-Makers. Somehow it all fits with other lost civilizations, and possibly with Earth's own future. And distant past. But Earth itself is on the brink of ecological disaster - there is no time to search for answers. Even to a question that may hold the key to survival for the entire human race
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McDevitt, Jack
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.C3556
LC item number
E5 1995eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Interplanetary voyages
  • Archaeology
  • Monuments
  • Hutchins, Priscilla (Fictitious character)
  • Archaeology
  • Hutchins, Priscilla (Fictitious character)
  • Interplanetary voyages
  • Monuments
Label
The engines of God, Jack McDevitt., (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E611C745-3FD9-469F-BE0B-749048C76067
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in hardcover 1994
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
o773693717
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Ace mass-market edition.
Extent
1 online resource (419 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101532744
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o773693717
  • (Sirsi) o773693717
  • (OCoLC)773693717
Label
The engines of God, Jack McDevitt., (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E611C745-3FD9-469F-BE0B-749048C76067
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in hardcover 1994
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
o773693717
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Ace mass-market edition.
Extent
1 online resource (419 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101532744
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o773693717
  • (Sirsi) o773693717
  • (OCoLC)773693717

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