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Author: Mary Doria Russell; David Colacci
Publisher: Grand Haven, Mich. : Brilliance Audio, ℗1996.
Series: Brilliance Audio on compact disc.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Emilio Sandoz is a remarkable man, a living saint and Jesuit priest who undergoes an experience so harrowing and profound that it makes him question the existence of God. This experience--the first contact between human beings and intelligent extraterrestrial life--begins with a small mistake and ends in a horrible catastrophe.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording, Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Doria Russell; David Colacci
ISBN: 1423356276 9781423356271 9781423356288 1423356284
OCLC Number: 228103408
Notes: Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Duration: 15:00:00.
Credits: Director, Michael Page.
Performer(s): Read by David Colacci.
Description: 13 audio discs (approximately 15 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Title: Brilliance Audio on compact disc.
Responsibility: Mary Doria Russell.

Abstract:

Emilio Sandoz is a remarkable man, a living saint and Jesuit priest who undergoes an experience so harrowing and profound that it makes him question the existence of God. This experience--the first contact between human beings and intelligent extraterrestrial life--begins with a small mistake and ends in a horrible catastrophe.

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