By James S. A. Corey
For generations, the sun approach -- Mars, the Moon, the Asteroid Belt -- used to be humanity's nice frontier. before. The alien artifact operating via its application less than the clouds of Venus has seemed in Uranus's orbit, the place it has outfitted a huge gate that results in a starless dark.
Jim Holden and the workforce of the Rocinante are a part of an unlimited flotilla of medical and army ships going out to ascertain the artifact. yet behind the curtain, a posh plot is unfolding, with the destruction of Holden at its middle. because the emissaries of the human race try and locate no matter if the gate is a chance or a risk, the best possibility is the single they introduced with them.
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