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For generations, the solar system -- Mars, the Moon, the Asteroid Belt -- was humanity's great frontier. Until now. The alien artifact working through its program under the clouds of Venus has appeared in Uranus's orbit, where it has built a massive gate that leads to a starless dark.Jim Holden and the crew of the Rocinante are part of a vast flotilla of scientific and military ships going out to examine the artifact. But behind the scenes, a complex plot is unfolding, with the destruction of Holden at its core. As the emissaries of the human race try to find whether the gate is an opportunity or a threat, the greatest danger is the one they brought with them.
The explosive third novel in James S.A. Corey's New York Times bestselling Expanse series. Now a major television series!
Abaddon's Gate is a breakneck science fiction adventure following the critically acclaimed Caliban's War.
The Expanse Short Fiction
The Butcher of Anderson Station
Gods of Risk
The Vital Abyss
Number of Pages: 566
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Series Title: Expanse
Publisher: Little Brown & Co
Author: James S. A. Corey
Street Date: June 4, 2013
Item Number (DPCI): 248-02-3971