• by Carl Sagan
  • Narrated by Jodie Foster
  • 4 hrs and 32 mins
  • Abridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

In December, 1999, a multinational team journeys out to the stars, to the most awesome encounter in human history. Who, or what, is out there? In Cosmos, Carl Sagan explained the universe. In Contact, he predicts its future, and our own....


What the Critics Say

"Engrossing first exciting intellectual adventure and science fiction of a high order." (Publishers Weekly)
"Ingenious and satisfying." (Newsweek)
"The greatest adventure of all time." (Associated Press)


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Customer Reviews

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Awesome story from an inspirational scientist

Carl Sagan spent his life trying to engage ordinary people with science. "Contact" conveys the passion, imagination and dedication of scientists with the overwhelming sense of awe that comes with new discovery. Highly recommended.
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- Owen

Book Details

  • Release Date: 11-02-2004
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio