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The candle of distant earth

Author: Alan Dean Foster
Publisher: New York : Del Rey, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A Chicago commodities broker, Marcus Walker, and a speech enhanced dog are among the creatures kidnapped by the alien Vilenjji to sell as exotic pets. The two escape and Marcus becomes an important person in outer space. Still, he wants to go home, no one wants to help him, and the Vilenjji want revenge.
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Genre/Form: Humorous fiction
Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Dean Foster
ISBN: 0345461312 9780345461315
OCLC Number: 60543210
Description: 262 p. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Alan Dean Foster.
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A Chicago commodities broker, Marcus Walker, and a speech enhanced dog are among the creatures kidnapped by the alien Vilenjji to sell as exotic pets. The two escape and Marcus becomes an important person in outer space. Still, he wants to go home, no one wants to help him, and the Vilenjji want revenge.

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