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Gideon's corpse

Author: Douglas J Preston; Lincoln Child
Publisher: Rearsby : Clipper Large Print, 2012.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A top nuclear scientist turns homicidal, taking an innocent family hostage at gunpoint. Gideon Crew, a colleague of the scientist at Los Alamos, is called in to talk the man down. But the standoff ends in an explosion of violence. When the authorities discover the scientist's body is intensely radioactive, and that he had recently embraced Islamic extremism, all hell breaks loose.
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas J Preston; Lincoln Child
ISBN: 9781471204142 1471204146
OCLC Number: 798412010
Notes: Originally published: London: Orion.
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child.

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A top nuclear scientist turns homicidal, taking an innocent family hostage at gunpoint. Gideon Crew, a colleague of the scientist at Los Alamos, is called in to talk the man down. But the standoff ends in an explosion of violence. When the authorities discover the scientist's body is intensely radioactive, and that he had recently embraced Islamic extremism, all hell breaks loose.

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