Audio Recordings Contact chapter three: Dictated section of novel

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Sagan, Carl
Dates 1984
Language English
Subjects ['sound']
Arroway, Ellie (Fictitious Character)
Communication in Science
Contact : A Novel
Extraterrestrial Life
Life on Other Planets
Religion and Science
Sagan, Carl
Science Fiction
Contact chapter three: Dictated section of novel
Contributor Names
Sagan, Carl (Author)
Subject Headings
-  Astronomy
-  Sagan, Carl
-  Communication in science
-  Extraterrestrial life
-  Life on other planets
-  Science fiction
-  Religion and science
-  Fiction
-  Contact : a novel
-  Arroway, Ellie (Fictitious character)
-  sound
-  These audio recordings are part of the first draft of Carl Sagan's novel Contact. Sagan dictated much of his writing and correspondence. Contact tells the story of Eleanor "Ellie" Arroway, who directs "Project Argus," which uses radio telescopes in New Mexico to the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI). Alongside the search for life on other worlds, the book explores tensions between science and religion. Published in 1985 the book sold more than 1.7 million copies in the first two years.
Cassette Tape
Source Collection
The Seth MacFarlane Collection of the Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan Archive
Motion Picture, Broadcasting And Recorded Sound Division

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