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The Resource To clear away the shadows, David Drake

To clear away the shadows, David Drake

Label
To clear away the shadows
Title
To clear away the shadows
Statement of responsibility
David Drake
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The truce between Cinnabar and the Alliance is holding, and the Republic of Cinnabar Navy is able to explore regions of the galaxy without the explorers being swept up in great power conflict. The Far Traveller is probing sponge space to open routes for Cinnabar traders--and for RCN warships if war breaks out again. But besides astrogation, the Far Traveller is to survey and catalog life forms on the worlds it touches. Harry Harper has just been posted to the Traveller. He's an RCN officer by convention, a scientist by training--and a member of one of leading aristocratic families on Cinnabar by birth. Lieutenant Rick Grenville would rather serve on a warship in the heart of battle, but peace and the whim of the Navy Board have put him on an exploration vessel instead. He finds that the dangers on the fringes of civilization are just as great as those from missiles and gunfire that he expected to face. As internal struggles cause the Alliance to relax its iron grip, regional forces are attempting to increase their own power--and they're not fussy about the means they use. Besides the biological answers that officials on Cinnabar expect the Far Traveller to find, the ship's Director of Science, Doctor Veil, has her own agenda: to learn more about the Archaic Spacefarers who roamed the universe tens of thousands of years before humans reached the stars. The crew of the Far Traveller is poised to clear more of the shadows away from the deep past than ever before in human history--if they survive"--
Member of
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10781531
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Drake, David
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3554.R196
LC item number
T62 2019
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
RCN
Series volume
0013
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Leary, Daniel (Ficticious character)
  • Mundy, Adele (Ficticious character)
  • Pirates
  • Women spies
  • Space flight
  • Imaginary wars and battles
  • Women spies
  • Space flight
  • Pirates
  • Imaginary wars and battles
Target audience
adult
Label
To clear away the shadows, David Drake
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Baen Books original."
  • "The Republic of Cinnabar Navy Series Continues"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1091270407
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 244 pages
Isbn
9781982124656
Lccn
2019015084
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1091270407
Label
To clear away the shadows, David Drake
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Baen Books original."
  • "The Republic of Cinnabar Navy Series Continues"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1091270407
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 244 pages
Isbn
9781982124656
Lccn
2019015084
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1091270407

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