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Battleship (2012)


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Published: New York : Del Rey/Ballantine Books, c2012
Description:  293 p. ; 18 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9780345535375 (pbk.), 0345535375 (pbk.), 0345535375 :,
Language:  English

"The official novel of the ... film"--P. [1] of cover

"A Del Rey mass market original"--T.p. verso

"Based on Hasbro 's Battleship board game"--T.p. verso

"During a routine naval drill around Pearl Harbor, American forces detect a ship of unknown origins that's crashed in the Pacific Ocean. Lieutenant Alex Hopper, an officer aboard the USS John Paul Jones, is ordered to investigate the ominous-looking vessel--which turns out to be part of an armada of ships that are stronger and faster than any on Earth. And that's when the Navy's radar goes down. Ambushed by a ravenous enemy they cannot see, a small U.S. fleet makes their last stand on the open ocean, armed with little more than their instincts, to defend their lives--and the world as we know it"--P. [4] of cover

Related Searches:
United States. -- Navy -- Fiction -- Officers
Human-alien encounters -- Fiction -- Pacific Ocean
Imaginary wars and battles -- Fiction
Science fiction
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Added--201204 asf

Additional Credits:
Hoeber, Erich
Hoeber, Jon

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