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The trigger

Author: Arthur C Clarke; Michael P Kube-McDowell
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A scientist discovers a device that detonates explosives, in bullets and bombs. The device, Trigger, is thus able to do away with gunpowder-based weapons, but can it be allowed? The gun lobby and the army want it banned and a pro-Trigger senator is assassinated.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur C Clarke; Michael P Kube-McDowell
ISBN: 0553104586 9780553104585
OCLC Number: 41488791
Description: 447 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Arthur C. Clarke & Michael Kube-McDowell.
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A scientist discovers a device that detonates explosives, in bullets and bombs. The device, Trigger, is thus able to do away with gunpowder-based weapons, but can it be allowed? The gun lobby and the army want it banned and a pro-Trigger senator is assassinated.

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