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Deep time

Ian Douglas

Deep time

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Space warfare,
  • Human-alien encounters,
  • Time,
  • Presidents,
  • Betrayal,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    When an alien ship of unknown origin suddenly flees Earth"s orbit, President of the United States of North America, Alexander Koenig, discovers that this strange alien species has mastered the power to manipulate time itself and could be the agents of humanity"s destruction.

    Edition Notes

    StatementIan Douglas
    SeriesStar carrier -- book six
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3561.E37747 D44 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination361 pages
    Number of Pages361
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27221037M
    ISBN 100062184059
    ISBN 109780062184054
    LC Control Number2015373941
    OCLC/WorldCa890178459


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