Power Play

Autor: Bova, Ben

Editorial: Tor Books

Formato:Tapa Dura
Precio de Lista:$24.99
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Power Play :

Dr. Jake Ross, a university astronomer, wants nothing more than to teach a few classes each semester and continue on his research. However, he is being aggressively recruited to be the science advisor to Frank Tomlinson, an ambitious politician with his eye on the U.S. Senate.

Tomlinson is in need of an edge that will allow him to defeat his opponent at the polls, and Dr. Ross can contribute just that: MHD.

MHD, or magnetohydrodynamics, is a new innovation that will allow electricity to be generated efficiently and cheaply. The senate is essentially guaranteed if Tomlinson can deliver unlimited energy to voters at less than half the price of nuclear power. But MHD is still in its infancy, and although the outlook is extremely promising there are great - and deadly - risks.
The incumbent senator will not give up his seat without a fight, and as Dr. Ross discovers, the world of politics carries its own dangers. Nothing has prepared Dr. Ross for the extreme tactics that desperate and powerful people are willing to use.

Categoría   Sub-Categoría
Ficción   Political
Ficción   Science Fiction

ISBN 13:9780765317865
ISBN 10:0765317869
Formato:Tapa Dura
Tamaño:5.91" l x 2.68" w x 1.34" h

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