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Slow train to Arcturus

Author: Eric Flint; Dave Freer
Publisher: Riverdale, NY : Baen Books, ©2008.
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Sending a spaceship to rendezvous with an enormous vessel made up of a series of globular habitats approaching its star system, the aliens find a savage race calling themselves "humans" who promptly slaughter the exploration team, except for a single survivor who escapes to another habitat, where he finds more friendly humans whose help he requires to get back to his own ship.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Flint; Dave Freer
ISBN: 9781416555858 1416555854
OCLC Number: 209699694
Description: 314 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: by Eric Flint and Dave Freer.

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As an enormous vessel approaches its system, the planet Miran sends a ship to investigate. After the crew enters one of the vessel's habitats, savage creatures called "humans" attack. One member  Read more...

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Slow Ships, Beads, and Castoffs

by wrobins1 (WorldCat user published 2009-02-28) Good Permalink

Flint, Eric and Dave Freer ~ Slow Train to Arcturus ~ Baen, 2008 ~ 314 pages ~ adult, teens.

"In the Miran spacecraft now rapidly approaching the enormous alien starship, Kretz swam up from the drug induced trance-hiberation. He opened his eyes and looked at the cramped...
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