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Death Wave

(2015)
(The first book in the Star Quest series)
A novel by

 
Six-time Hugo Award winner Ben Bova chronicles the saga of humankind's expansion beyond the solar system.

In Ben Bova's previous novel New Earth, Jordan Kell led the first human mission beyond the solar system, where they discovered the ruins of an ancient alien civilization. But one alien AI survived, and it revealed to Jordan Kell that an explosion in the black hole at the heart of the Milky Way galaxy has created a wave of deadly radiation, expanding out from the core toward Earth. Unless the human race acts to save itself, all life on Earth will be wiped out.

When Kell and his team return to Earth many years after their departure, they find that their world has changed almost beyond recognition. Not only has a second wave of greenhouse flooding caused sea levels to rise, but society has been changed by the consequences of the climate shift. Few people want to face Jordan Kell's news. He must convince Earth's new rulers that the human race is in danger of extinction unless it acts to forestall the death wave coming from the galaxy's heart.

Genre: Science Fiction
 
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Used availability for Ben Bova's Death Wave


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Hardback Editions

November 2015 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Death Wave (Star Quest Trilogy)
Author(s): Ben Bova
ISBN: 0-7653-7950-3 / 978-0-7653-7950-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tor Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

August 2016 : USA Mass Market Paperback
thumbTitle: Death Wave (Star Quest Trilogy)
Author(s): Ben Bova
ISBN: 0-7653-7951-1 / 978-0-7653-7951-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tor Science Fiction
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

November 2015 : USA Audio CD
thumbTitle: Death Wave (Star Quest Trilogy, Book 1)(Grand Tour Series, Book 21)
Author(s): Ben Bova
ISBN: 1-5046-4307-0 / 978-1-5046-4307-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

November 2015 : USA MP3 CD
thumbTitle: Death Wave (Star Quest Trilogy, Book 1)(Grand Tour Series, Book 21)
Author(s): Ben Bova
ISBN: 1-5046-4306-2 / 978-1-5046-4306-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

November 2015 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: Death Wave: The Star Quest Trilogy, Book 2
Author(s): Ben Bova
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon   

November 2015 : UK Audio edition
thumbTitle: Death Wave: The Star Quest Trilogy, Book 2
Author(s): Ben Bova
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

November 2015 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Death Wave (Star Quest Trilogy)
Author(s): Ben Bova
Publisher: Tor Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


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