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Former government agent Frank Compton foiled a plot to enslave the galaxy in Night Train to Rigel. But the Modhri, an ancient telepathically linked intelligence, has walkers, unwilling hosts that can be anywhere, anything…and anyone. And Compton is the only man who knows how to fight them, as they wage a secret war against the galactic civilizations linked by the Quadrail, the only means of intra-galactic transit.

 

Accompanied by Bayta, a woman with strange ties to the robot-like Spiders who run the Quadrail, and dogged by special agent Morse who suspects him of murder, Compton races the Modhri from station to station to acquire a set of valuable sculptures from a long-dead civilization. What the Modhri wants with them is anybodys guess, but if Compton cant outwit it, the whole galaxy will find out the hard way.

Synopsis:

A new SF thriller by the bestselling author of Night Train to Rigel

Synopsis:

Former government agent Frank Compton had foiled a plot to enslave the galaxy in "Night Train to Rigel." In this sequel, the Modhri, an ancient telepathically linked intelligence, wages a secret war against the galactic civilizations linked by the Quadrail, the only means of intra-galactic transit.

Synopsis:

The hit Science Fiction thriller by the bestselling author of Night Train to Rigel, now in paperback!

Synopsis:

Former government agent Frank Compton foiled a plot to enslave the galaxy in Night Train to Rigel. But the Modhri, an ancient telepathically linked intelligence, has walkers, unwilling hosts that can be anywhere, anything...and anyone. And Compton is the only man who knows how to fight them, as they wage a secret war against the galactic civilizations linked by the Quadrail, the only means of intra-galactic transit.

 

Accompanied by Bayta, a woman with strange ties to the robot-like Spiders who run the Quadrail, and dogged by special agent Morse who suspects him of murder, Compton races the Modhri from station to station to acquire a set of valuable sculptures from a long-dead civilization. What the Modhri wants with them is anybody's guess, but if Compton can't outwit it, the whole galaxy will find out the hard way.

About the Author

Timothy Zahn is the New York Times bestselling and Hugo Award- winning author of more than thirty original science fiction novels and dozens of short stories. Dragon and Thief, in his young-adult Dragonback series, was named an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. He is the author of more than a half dozen Star Wars novels, including Heir to the Empire, the bestselling Star Wars spin-off novel of all time. He lives in coastal Oregon.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780765317322
Publisher:
Tor Science Fiction
Subject:
Science Fiction - General
Author:
Zahn, Timothy
Subject:
Science / General
Subject:
Government investigators
Subject:
Space warfare
Subject:
Thrillers
Subject:
Science fiction
Subject:
Science Fiction/Alien Contact
Subject:
noir
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Series:
Quadrail
Series Volume:
No. 2 of 5
Publication Date:
20080729
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
6.67 x 4.28 x 0.935 in

Related Subjects

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The Third Lynx
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Product details 352 pages Tor Books - English 9780765317322 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
A new SF thriller by the bestselling author of Night Train to Rigel
"Synopsis" by , Former government agent Frank Compton had foiled a plot to enslave the galaxy in "Night Train to Rigel." In this sequel, the Modhri, an ancient telepathically linked intelligence, wages a secret war against the galactic civilizations linked by the Quadrail, the only means of intra-galactic transit.
"Synopsis" by ,
The hit Science Fiction thriller by the bestselling author of Night Train to Rigel, now in paperback!
"Synopsis" by ,
Former government agent Frank Compton foiled a plot to enslave the galaxy in Night Train to Rigel. But the Modhri, an ancient telepathically linked intelligence, has walkers, unwilling hosts that can be anywhere, anything...and anyone. And Compton is the only man who knows how to fight them, as they wage a secret war against the galactic civilizations linked by the Quadrail, the only means of intra-galactic transit.

 

Accompanied by Bayta, a woman with strange ties to the robot-like Spiders who run the Quadrail, and dogged by special agent Morse who suspects him of murder, Compton races the Modhri from station to station to acquire a set of valuable sculptures from a long-dead civilization. What the Modhri wants with them is anybody's guess, but if Compton can't outwit it, the whole galaxy will find out the hard way.

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