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The poison belt : and other stories

Author: Arthur Conan Doyle; Fred Williams
Publisher: Ashland, OR : Blackstone Audiobooks, ℗1997.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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"Professor Challenger summons his three best friends to his country house. Each one is to bring a cylinder of pure oxygen. Challenger has become convinced that the earth is entering a poison belt of ether and that life on this planet is doomed. In a sealed room, to the sound of the slow hiss of escaping oxygen, Professor Challenger and his friends wait out the night as humanity prepares to meet its fate."--Container.
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Genre/Form: Compact discs
Apocalyptic fiction
Audiobooks
Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Conan Doyle; Fred Williams
ISBN: 0786198907 9780786198900 1470888920 9781470888923
OCLC Number: 44456471
Notes: Unabridged.
Compact discs.
"Originally published in 1913"--Container.
Performer(s): Read by Fred Williams.
Description: 5 audio discs (5.5 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: The poison belt --
When the world screamed --
The disintegration machine.
Responsibility: by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

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"Professor Challenger summons his three best friends to his country house. Each one is to bring a cylinder of pure oxygen. Challenger has become convinced that the earth is entering a poison belt of ether and that life on this planet is doomed. In a sealed room, to the sound of the slow hiss of escaping oxygen, Professor Challenger and his friends wait out the night as humanity prepares to meet its fate."--Container.

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