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The swarm : a novel of the deep

Author: Frank Schätzing
Publisher: London : Hodder, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Something strange and terrible is happening deep in the oceans. Tides and currents are shifting, normally peaceful creatures are attacking, ships are sinking, fishermen drowning. The world ecology is in crisis ... and this is just the beginning. Led by the claret-loving Norwegian Sigur Johanson and the Inuit whale expert Leon Anawak, a motley group of scientists find themselves in a race against time to prevent a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Schätzing
ISBN: 9780340920756 0340920750 9780340895245 0340895241
OCLC Number: 128586393
Language Note: English translated from the German.
Notes: "Originally published in German in 2004 as Der schwarm.
Description: 881 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Frank Schätzing ; translated by Sally-Ann Spencer.

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More gripping than Crichton, classier than Cussler, Frank Schatzing's record-breaking ecological thriller is now in paperback.  Read more...

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Having sold more than 800,000 copies in Germany, this riveting eco-thriller is well placed for a repeat performance in the English language. * <i>Publishing News Read more...

 
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