Abaddon's Gate / James S.A. Corey.
Author: Corey, James S. A.
Edition: 1st ed.
Publisher: New York : Orbit, 2013.
ISBN: 9780316129077 (pbk.)
Description: 566 p. ; 24 cm.
Series: The expanse ; 3
Subject: Life on other planets Fiction.
Space warfare Fiction.
Notes: Includes an excerpt from "Fortune's pawn" by Rachel Bach.
Summary: An alien artifact working through its program under the clouds of Venus has emerged to build a massive structure outside the orbit of Uranus: a gate that leads into a starless dark. Jim Holden and the crew of the Rocinante are part of a vast flotilla of scientific and military ships going out to examine the artefact. But behind the scenes, a complex plot is unfolding, with the destruction of Holden at its core.