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Boston strong: a city's triumph over tragedy

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Beneath a sky of ice, three worlds collide.On the planet Ilmatar, under a roof of ice a kilometer thick, a team of deep-sea diving scientists investigates the blind alien race that lives below. The Terran explorers have made an uneasy truce with the Sholen, their first extraterrestrial contact: so long as they dont disturb the Ilmataran habitat, theyre free to conduct their missions in peace.But when Henri Kerlerec, media personality and reckless adventurer, ends up sliced open by curious Ilmatarans, tensions between Terran and Sholen erupt, leading to a diplomatic disaster that threatens to escalate to war.Against the backdrop of deep-sea guerrilla conflict, a new age of human exploration begins as alien cultures collide. Both sides seek the aid of the newly enlightened Ilmatarans. But what this struggle means for the nativesand the future of human explorationis anything but certain.
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The story of the Boston Marathon bombing through the eyes of those most intimately affected.

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subject_facet Bombings -- Massachusetts -- Boston, Boston Marathon Bombing, Boston, Mass., 2013, Terrorism -- United States
title_display Boston strong : a city's triumph over tragedy
title_full Boston Strong A City's Triumph over Tragedy, Boston strong : a city's triumph over tragedy / Casey Sherman and Dave Wedge ; foreword by Mayor Martin J. Walsh
title_short Boston strong :
title_sub a city's triumph over tragedy
topic_facet Bombings, Boston Marathon Bombing, Boston, Mass., 2013, History, Nonfiction, Terrorism, True Crime