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The descent : a novel

Author: Jeff Long
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A mountaineer in Tibet falls down a hole to emerge in a subterranean world, populated by brutish and horned creatures. Is this the hell of the Bible? As scientists and philosophers debate, a global race gets underway to exploit its fabulous mineral deposits. By the author of Angels of Light.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Adventure fiction
Horror fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jeff Long
ISBN: 0609602934 9780609602935
OCLC Number: 40158953
Notes: Map of Sub-Pacific passage on end papers.
Description: ix, 450 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Jeff Long.
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A mountaineer in Tibet falls down a hole to emerge in a subterranean world, populated by brutish and horned creatures. Is this the hell of the Bible? As scientists and philosophers debate, a global race gets underway to exploit its fabulous mineral deposits. By the author of Angels of Light.

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