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The Hephaestus plague

Author: Thomas Page
Publisher: New York : Putnam, ©1973.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Out of the brimstone and hellfire of the North Carolina sandhills comes a simple, deadly challenge to man's supremacy on earth: The Hephaestus Plague. Blind, black, armoured and unstoppable a fire making beetle with an amazing scientific secret. A secret that the reclusive, monomaniacal Professor Parmiter is obsessed with sharing and an insect whose biological destiny he is determined to fulfill, without regard for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Page, Thomas, 1942-
Hephaestus plague.
New York, Putnam [1973]
(OCoLC)643571689
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Page
ISBN: 0399111840 9780399111846
OCLC Number: 741161
Notes: Novel.
Description: 191 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Thomas Page.

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Out of the brimstone and hellfire of the North Carolina sandhills comes a simple, deadly challenge to man's supremacy on earth: The Hephaestus Plague. Blind, black, armoured and unstoppable a fire making beetle with an amazing scientific secret. A secret that the reclusive, monomaniacal Professor Parmiter is obsessed with sharing and an insect whose biological destiny he is determined to fulfill, without regard for the human consequences.

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