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In the aftermath of a terrible space accident, spaceplane scientist Dan Randolph, who designed the vehicle, realizes that his experiment was sabotaged and must outmaneuver terrorists, the government, and his creditors in order to prove himself.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 400 pages
  • 164 x 236 x 38mm | 698.54g
  • St Martin's Press
  • Tor Books
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0765309238
  • 9780765309235

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"Tom Clancy-like danger and intrigue!" --"Amazing" on "Powersat""A classic guy's tale Bova is a spare writer who nevertheless crafts the perfect voice for each of his characters." --"San Antonio Express-News "on "Powersat""" "The author's excellence at combining hard science with believable characters and an attention-grabbing plot makes him one of the genre's most accessible and entertaining storytellers." --"Library Journal" on "Venus"show more

About Ben Bova

A past president of the National Space Society and a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Ben Bova is the author of many novels and works of nonfiction about science, technology, and the future.show more

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954 ratings
3.53 out of 5 stars
5 16% (150)
4 38% (364)
3 33% (316)
2 10% (97)
1 3% (27)
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