First contact the search for extraterrestrial intelligence

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Published by Headline in London .

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Statementedited by Ben Bova and Byron Preiss.
SeriesA Byron Preiss book
ContributionsBova, Ben, 1932-, Preiss, Byron.
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Paginationx,483p. ;
Number of Pages483
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Open LibraryOL22177555M
ISBN 100747235082

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