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The Resource Contact, Carl Sagan

Contact, Carl Sagan

Label
Contact
Title
Contact
Statement of responsibility
Carl Sagan
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beautiful astrophysicist Rebecca Blake deciphers long-awaited signals from space, persuades world leaders to construct a machine that many consider a Trojan Horse, and journeys into space for an epochal encounter
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Locus Award for First Novel, 1986.
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
053661
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-1996
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sagan, Carl
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.A287
LC item number
C6 1985
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lomberg, Jon
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women scientists
  • Life on other planets
  • Interstellar communication
  • Radio astronomy
  • Astronomers
  • Extraterrestrial beings
  • Outer space
Target audience
adult
Label
Contact, Carl Sagan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Novel
  • Jacket painting by Jon Lomberg
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The ethanol in W-3
  • Random access
  • The Numinous
  • part II.
  • The machine:
  • Presession of the Equinoxes
  • The world message consortium
  • The one-delta isomer
  • Babylon
  • Harmonic oscillator
  • Part I.
  • Erbioum dowel
  • The elders of ozone
  • The dream of the ants
  • Superunification
  • part III.
  • The galaxy:
  • Naked singularity
  • Grand Central Station
  • Causality
  • Gilgamesh
  • The message:
  • Reprogramming
  • The artist's signature
  • Transcendental numbers
  • Coherent light
  • White noise
  • Prime Numbers
  • Decryption Algorithm
  • Palimpsest
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
434 pages
Isbn
9780671434007
Lccn
85014645
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)12344811
  • (OCoLC)ocm12344811
  • 580401
Label
Contact, Carl Sagan
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Novel
  • Jacket painting by Jon Lomberg
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The ethanol in W-3
  • Random access
  • The Numinous
  • part II.
  • The machine:
  • Presession of the Equinoxes
  • The world message consortium
  • The one-delta isomer
  • Babylon
  • Harmonic oscillator
  • Part I.
  • Erbioum dowel
  • The elders of ozone
  • The dream of the ants
  • Superunification
  • part III.
  • The galaxy:
  • Naked singularity
  • Grand Central Station
  • Causality
  • Gilgamesh
  • The message:
  • Reprogramming
  • The artist's signature
  • Transcendental numbers
  • Coherent light
  • White noise
  • Prime Numbers
  • Decryption Algorithm
  • Palimpsest
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
434 pages
Isbn
9780671434007
Lccn
85014645
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)12344811
  • (OCoLC)ocm12344811
  • 580401

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