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The good Leviathan

Author: Pierre Boulle
Publisher: New York : Vanguard Press, ©1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With perception and wit, Boulle analyzes public fears and apprehension about the Leviathan, the largest nuclear-powered supertanker ever built, to reveal the ironies and contradictions that plague twentieth-century man.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Boulle, Pierre, 1912-1994.
Good Leviathan.
New York : Vanguard Press, ©1978
(OCoLC)644741892
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pierre Boulle
ISBN: 0814908071 9780814908075
OCLC Number: 4628304
Notes: Translation of Le bon Léviathan.
Description: 204 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Bon Léviathan.
Responsibility: by Pierre Boulle ; translation by Margaret Giovanelli.

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With perception and wit, Boulle analyzes public fears and apprehension about the Leviathan, the largest nuclear-powered supertanker ever built, to reveal the ironies and contradictions that plague twentieth-century man.

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