The Resource Beyond the ice limit : a Gideon Crew Novel, Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child, (CD sound recording)

Beyond the ice limit : a Gideon Crew Novel, Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child, (CD sound recording)

Label
Beyond the ice limit : a Gideon Crew Novel
Title
Beyond the ice limit
Title remainder
a Gideon Crew Novel
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
That thing is growing again. We must destroy it. The time to act is now... With these words begins Gideon Crew's latest, most dangerous, most high-stakes assignment yet. Failure will mean nothing short of the end of humankind on earth. Five years ago, the mysterious and inscrutable head of Effective Engineering Solutions, Eli Glinn, led a mission to recover a gigantic meteorite--the largest ever discovered--from a remote island off the coast of South America. The mission ended in disaster when their ship, the Rolvaag, foundered in a vicious storm in the Antarctic waters and broke apart, sinking-along with its unique cargo-to the ocean floor. One hundred and eight crew members perished, and Eli Glinn was left paralyzed. But this was not all. The tragedy revealed something truly terrifying: the meteorite they tried to retrieve was not, in fact, simply a rock. Instead, it was a complex organism from the deep reaches of space. Now, that organism has implanted itself in the sea bed two miles below the surface-and it is growing. If it is not destroyed, the planet will be doomed. There is only one hope: for Glinn and his team to annihilate it, a task which requires Gideon's expertise with nuclear weapons. But as Gideon and his colleagues soon discover, the "meteorite" has a mind of its own-and it has no intention of going quietly..
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BLACP
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Literary text for sound recordings
other
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PerformerNote
Read by David W. Collins
Series statement
A Gideon Crew novel
Target audience
general
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Beyond the ice limit : a Gideon Crew Novel, Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child, (CD sound recording)
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Beyond the ice limit : a Gideon Crew Novel, Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child, (CD sound recording)
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Carrier category code
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Content category
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Content type code
spw
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rdacontent
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4 3/4 in.
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
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Edition
Unabridged
Extent
9 audio discs (approx. 10 hr., 30 min.)
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not applicable
Isbn
9781478939610
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Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
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audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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Other physical details
CD audio, digital
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  • 2-X0911
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digital recording
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sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
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9781478939610
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