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The stand

Author: Stephen King
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Complete & uncut edView all editions and formats
This is the way the world ends: with a nanosecond of computer error in a Defense Department laboratory and a million casual contacts that form the links in a chain letter of death. And here is the bleak new world of the day after: a world stripped of its institutions and emptied of 99 percent of its people. A world in which a handful of panicky survivors choose sides -- or are chosen. A world in which good rides on  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Horror tales
Horror fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen King
ISBN: 0385199570 9780385199575 9780307947307 0307947300 9780307743688 0307743683 9780385528856 038552885X 0340358955 9780340358955 9781444720730 1444720732 0450045528 9780450045523 0385121687 9780385121682 0340920955 9780340920954 9780340951446 0340951443
OCLC Number: 1011999916
Description: xix, 1153 pages, 11 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Stephen King.
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'A writer of excellence...King is one of the most fertile storytellers of the modern novel' -- Sunday Times 'King is the greatest popular novelist of our day, comparable to Dickens'. -- Toby Litt, Read more...

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