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Starfish

Author: Peter Watts
Publisher: New York : Tor, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Physically modified convicts are used in the Pacific for the exploitation of ocean-floor resources without diving equipment. But in the process they have become carriers of a microorganism that could wipe out humanity if they return to the surface.
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Genre/Form: Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
Science fiction
Adventure fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Watts
ISBN: 0312868553 9780312868550
OCLC Number: 41076228
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 317 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Peter Watts.
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Physically modified convicts are used in the Pacific for the exploitation of ocean-floor resources without diving equipment. But in the process they have become carriers of a microorganism that could wipe out humanity if they return to the surface.

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