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The fire came by : the riddle of the great Siberian explosion

Author: John Baxter; Thomas R Atkins
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1976.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Account of the Great Siberian Explosion of 1908 and possible explanations of its cause. For many years thought due to a meteorite, theory now advanced is that it was due to a nuclear-powered, extraterrestrial spacecraft which destructed on attempting to land on earth.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Baxter; Thomas R Atkins
ISBN: 038511396X 9780385113960
OCLC Number: 2073975
Description: 165 pages, [10] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Bang! An Introduction by Isaac Asimov. 1. The explosion --
2. An enormous silence --
3. the first expedition --
4. The Tunguska expedition --
5. Fall point --
6. The riddle --
7. The Answer? --
8. The fire came by --
9. Antimatter or black hole? --
10. The cylindrical object --
11. A cosmic visitor. Appendixes. Bibliography.
Responsibility: John Baxter and Thomas Atkins ; introd. by Isaac Asimov.

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Account of the Great Siberian Explosion of 1908 and possible explanations of its cause. For many years thought due to a meteorite, theory now advanced is that it was due to a nuclear-powered, extraterrestrial spacecraft which destructed on attempting to land on earth.

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