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Survival

Bova, Ben, 1932- author.,
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First edition.

Ben Bova continues his hard SF Star Quest series which began with Death Wave and Apes and Angels. In Surivival, a human team sent to scout a few hundred lightyears in front of the death wave encounters a civilization far in advance of our own, a civilization of machine intelligences. The sentient, intelligent machines have existed for eons, and have survived earlier "death waves," gamma ray bursts from the core of the galaxy. They are totally self-sufficient, completely certain that the death wave cannot harm them, and utterly uninterested in helping to save other civilizations, organic or machine. But now that the humans have discovered them, they refuse to allow them to leave their planet, reasoning that other humans will inevitably follow if they learn of their existence--

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Geneva Public Library BOVA (Text)
First Floor New Books
52118300814693
Checked out
01/25/2018
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.
Lyons Public Library ScFic F Bov (Text)
Adult Science Fiction
52141300493938
Available
-
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Macedon Public Library FIC BOV (Text)
Adult New Fiction
52121300599652
Checked out
02/01/2018
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Warsaw Public Library SCI FIC BOV (Text)
Adult Fiction
52151300301015
Checked out
01/30/2018
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.
Wood Library Association - Canandaigua SF BOV (Text)
Adult New Materials
31846002774890
Checked out
01/29/2018
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.

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