The Resource Authority, Jeff VanderMeer, (electronic resource)

Authority, Jeff VanderMeer, (electronic resource)

Label
Authority
Title
Authority
Statement of responsibility
Jeff VanderMeer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "In the second volume of the Southern Reach Trilogy, questions are answered, stakes are raised, and mysteries are deepened. In Annihilation, Jeff VanderMeer introduced Area X--a remote and lush terrain mysteriously sequestered from civilization. This was the first volume of a projected trilogy; well in advance of publication, translation rights had already sold around the world and a major movie deal had been struck. Just months later, Authority, the second volume, is here. For thirty years, the only human engagement with Area X has taken the form of a series of expeditions monitored by a secret agency called the Southern Reach. After the disastrous twelfth expedition chronicled in Annihilation, the Southern Reach is in disarray, and John Rodriguez, aka "Control," is the team's newly appointed head. From a series of interrogations, a cache of hidden notes, and hours of profoundly troubling video footage, the secrets of Area X begin to reveal themselves--and what they expose pushes Control to confront disturbing truths about both himself and the agency he's promised to serve. And the consequences will spread much further than that. The Southern Reach trilogy will conclude in fall 2014 with Acceptance"--
  • "In the second volume of the Southern Reach trilogy, Area X's most troubling questions are answered... but the answers are far from reassuring"--
Member of
Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
VanderMeer, Jeff
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3572.A4284
LC item number
A93 2014eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
  • FSG originals
  • The Southern Reach trilogy
Series volume
Book 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Fantasy / General
  • Quests (Expeditions)
  • Psychic ability
  • Scientists
Label
Authority, Jeff VanderMeer, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=58984351-4037-4476-ADC7-753F9BE4460B
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
1 online resource (341 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780374710781
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
58984351-4037-4476-adc7-753f9be4460b
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)886576972
Label
Authority, Jeff VanderMeer, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=58984351-4037-4476-ADC7-753F9BE4460B
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
1 online resource (341 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780374710781
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
58984351-4037-4476-adc7-753f9be4460b
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)886576972

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