The garden of Rama
(eBook)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Series:
Rama series volume 3.
Published:
[United States] : RosettaBooks, 2012.
Content Description:
1 online resource
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 7.6 - AR Pts: 29
Status:
Available Online
Description
The third novel in the Rama series from the legendary "colossus of science fiction" and creator of 2001: A Space Odyssey ( The New Yorker ). Continuing from the end of Rama II , three astronauts--Nicole, Richard, and Michael--remain trapped in a labyrinthine alien spaceship bound for deep space. Creating the best semblance of a life they can, Nicole bears five children and they spend the next twelve years raising them aboard the ship. Eventually, they arrive at the Node, a Raman facility orbiting Sirius whose purpose is to study representatives from all of the galaxy's species. Told that they must re-establish contact with Earth and arrange for two thousand more humans to return with them in another voyage, the astronauts worry what trouble they might be entering into. After all, their children have never known other people. Their fears are realized when they learn part of their new crew from Earth includes a group of violent convicts. As the spacecraft hurtles toward a rendezvous with a Raman base, the astronauts brace themselves to finally meet their enigmatic captors face to face--and hope to learn the true purpose behind the mysterious craft. "When this book is good, it is really good." --SFreviews.net
Also in This Series
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Details
Format:
eBook
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780795325458 (electronic bk.), 0795325452 (electronic bk.)
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 7.6, 29 Points

Notes

Restrictions on Access
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Description
The Garden of Rama picks up the story of three astronauts trapped in the labyrinthine alien spaceship bound for deep space at the end of the previous book in the series, Rama II. The three trapped humans must use all their wits and resources to survive aboard the ship. There are other alien species aboard-some hostile, and some benevolent. But the three astronauts face the greatest danger from other humans-after a group of violent convicts is brought on board from Earth. In the meantime, the spacecraft is hurtling toward a rendezvous with a Raman base, and a meeting with the mysterious craft's creators. Finally, the astronauts will meet their enigmatic captors face to face-and learn the true purpose behind the mysterious craft.
System Details
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Clarke, A. C. 1. (2012). The garden of Rama. [United States]: RosettaBooks.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Clarke, Arthur C. 1917-2008. 2012. The Garden of Rama. [United States]: RosettaBooks.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Clarke, Arthur C. 1917-2008, The Garden of Rama. [United States]: RosettaBooks, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Clarke, Arthur C. 1917-2008. The Garden of Rama. [United States]: RosettaBooks, 2012. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
12c853d1-c62c-7a5d-881a-c176e8b68d1b
Go To GroupedWork

Hoopla Extract Information

hooplaId11334871
titleThe Garden of Rama
kindEBOOK
price1.99
active1
pa0
profanity0
children0
demo0
rating
abridged0
dateLastUpdated

Record Information

Last File Modification TimeNov 29, 2019 04:27:43 AM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeNov 29, 2019 04:17:26 AM

MARC Record

LEADER02321nam a22004335a 4500
001MWT11334871
003MWT
00520190511045257.0
006m     o  d        
007cr cn|||||||||
008150601s2012    xxu    es     000 1 eng d
020 |a 9780795325458 (electronic bk.)
020 |a 0795325452 (electronic bk.)
02842|a MWT11334871
029 |a https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/ros_9780795325458_180.jpeg
037 |a 11334871|b Midwest Tape, LLC|n http://www.midwesttapes.com
040 |a Midwest|e rda
08204|a 823/.914|2 23
099 |a eBook hoopla
1001 |a Clarke, Arthur C.|q (Arthur Charles),|d 1917-2008.
24514|a The garden of Rama|h [electronic resource] /|c Arthur C. Clarke and Gentry Lee.
264 1|a [United States] :|b RosettaBooks,|c 2012.
264 2|b Made available through hoopla
300 |a 1 online resource
336 |a text|b txt|2 rdacontent
337 |a computer|b c|2 rdamedia
338 |a online resource|b cr|2 rdacarrier
347 |a text file|2 rda
4901 |a Arthur C. Clarke Collection : Rama ;|v v. 3
506 |a Digital content provided by hoopla.
520 |a The Garden of Rama picks up the story of three astronauts trapped in the labyrinthine alien spaceship bound for deep space at the end of the previous book in the series, Rama II. The three trapped humans must use all their wits and resources to survive aboard the ship. There are other alien species aboard-some hostile, and some benevolent. But the three astronauts face the greatest danger from other humans-after a group of violent convicts is brought on board from Earth. In the meantime, the spacecraft is hurtling toward a rendezvous with a Raman base, and a meeting with the mysterious craft's creators. Finally, the astronauts will meet their enigmatic captors face to face-and learn the true purpose behind the mysterious craft.
538 |a Mode of access: World Wide Web.
650 0|a Life on other planets|v Fiction.
650 0|a Interplanetary voyages|v Fiction.
650 0|a Science fiction, English.
650 0|a Electronic books.
7102 |a hoopla digital.
85640|u https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11334871|z Instantly available on hoopla.
85642|z Cover image|u https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/ros_9780795325458_180.jpeg