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Ace Books, 2004 - Fiction - 370 pages
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The luxury space yacht Polaris carried an elite group of the wealthy and curious thousands of light-years from Earth to witness a spectacular stellar phenomenon. It never returned. The search party sent to investigate found the Polaris empty and adrift in space, the fate of its pilot and passengers a mystery.

Sixty years later, prominent antiquities dealer Alex Benedict is determined to find the truth about Polaris-no matter how far he must travel across the stars, no matter the risk.

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User Review  - jmourgos - LibraryThing

This was a cool Alex Benedict novel, the third I’ve read, though I’m reading them out of sequence. But I digress…. Years ago the Polaris, a starship, was with a group of other starships witnessing ... Read full review

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User Review  - majkia - LibraryThing

Indiana Jones and Tomb Raider in Space! Second in the Alex Benedict series. Alex and Chase run a small antiquary company on the planet Rimway. Alex has a nose for finding lost or unknown antiquities ... Read full review

About the author (2004)

Jack McDevitt is a former naval officer, taxi driver, customs officer and motivational trainer. He is a multiple Nebula Award finalist who lives with his wife Maureen.

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