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100 _aPratchett, Terry
245 _aThe Long Earth
260 _aUnited Kingdom;
_bTransworld Publishers Ltd;
300 _a432 Pages;
520 _a1916: the Western Front. Private Percy Blakeney wakes up. He is lying on fresh spring grass. He can hear birdsong, and the wind in the leaves in the trees. Where has the mud, blood and blasted landscape of No Man's Land gone? 2015: Madison, Wisconsin. Cop Monica Jansson is exploring the burned-out home of a reclusive (some said mad, others dangerous) scientist when she finds a curious gadget - a box containing some wiring, a three-way switch and a ...potato. It is the prototype of an invention that will change the way Mankind views his world for ever. And that is an understatement if ever there was one...
650 _aScience fiction
700 _a Baxter, Stephen
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999 _c1405