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The Andromeda Evolution : a novel

Author: Daniel H Wilson; Michael Crichton; Julia Whelan; Playaway Digital Audio,
Publisher: Solon, Ohio : Findaway World, LLC, [2019] ℗2019
Edition/Format:   Audiobook : Sound recording : Fiction   Computer File : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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"In 1967, an extraterrestrial microbe came crashing down to Earth and nearly ended the human race. Accidental exposure to the particle--designated The Andromeda Strain--killed every resident of the town of Piedmont, Arizona, save for an elderly man and an infant boy. Over the next five days, a team of top scientists assigned to Project Wildfire worked valiantly to save the world from an epidemic of unimaginable  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Playaway (Preloaded audio player)
Action and adventure fiction
Audiobooks
Fiction
Science fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording
Document Type: Sound Recording, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel H Wilson; Michael Crichton; Julia Whelan; Playaway Digital Audio,
ISBN: 9781094256139 1094256137
OCLC Number: 1119962231
Notes: Title from Playaway label.
Originally published by Harper Collins Publishers ℗2019.
Release date supplied by publisher.
Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player.
One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for listening.
At head of title: Michael Crichton.
Performer(s): Performed by Julia Whelan.
Description: 1 audio media player (10 hr.) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Responsibility: by Daniel H. Wilson.

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"In 1967, an extraterrestrial microbe came crashing down to Earth and nearly ended the human race. Accidental exposure to the particle--designated The Andromeda Strain--killed every resident of the town of Piedmont, Arizona, save for an elderly man and an infant boy. Over the next five days, a team of top scientists assigned to Project Wildfire worked valiantly to save the world from an epidemic of unimaginable proportions. In the moments before a catastrophic nuclear detonation, they succeeded. In the ensuing decades, research on the microparticle continued. And the world thought it was safe... Deep inside Fairchild Air Force Base, Project Eternal Vigilance has continued to watch and wait for the Andromeda Strain to reappear. On the verge of being shut down, the project has registered no activity--until now. A Brazilian terrain-mapping drone has detected a bizarre anomaly of otherworldly matter in the middle of the jungle, and, worse yet, the tell-tale chemical signature of the deadly microparticle. With this shocking discovery, the next-generation Project Wildfire is activated, and a diverse team of experts hailing from all over the world is dispatched to investigate the potentially apocalyptic threat. But the microbe is growing--evolving. And if the Wildfire team can't reach the quarantine zone, enter the anomaly, and figure out how to stop it, this new Andromeda Evolution will annihilate all life as we know it"--

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