The Immortality Factor

The Immortality Factor

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Provocative, gripping, startling: with "The Immortality Factor "bestselling author Ben Bova delivers a knockout read with his trademark blend of cutting-edge science and unrelenting suspense....Some see stem-cell research as mankind's greatest scientific breakthrough. Others see a blasphemous attempt to play God. Suddenly, the possibility of immortality exists. Two brothers, both doctors, stand on opposite sides of the controversy. To Dr. Arthur Marshak, his work is a momentous gift to humanity. To Dr. Jessie Marshak, it is a curse. Between them stands a beautiful, remarkable woman both brothers will do anything to save. Somehow, before it's too late, Arthur and Jessie Marshak must bridge the gap that divides them...on an issue that could mean nothing less than life or death for millions.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 480 pages
  • 154.94 x 231.14 x 33.02mm | 521.63g
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0765306425
  • 9780765306425
  • 1,581,303

Review quote

[A] cautionary but hopeful thriller...modern twists and a genuinely surprising ending. "Publishers Weekly on The Green Trap" Ben Bova's latest near-future SF thriller supplies a suspenseful ride and plenty of high-tech hardware as it builds to a climactic confrontation over Washington, D.C. "Publishers Weekly on Powersat""
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About Dr Ben Bova

BEN BOVA is a six-time winner of the Hugo Award, a former editor of "Analog," former editorial director of "Omni," and past president of the National Space Society and the Science Fiction Writers of America. Bova lives in Florida.
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227 ratings
3.5 out of 5 stars
5 17% (38)
4 33% (76)
3 37% (85)
2 8% (18)
1 4% (10)
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