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The Zolta configuration

by David Quammen

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Los Alamos (N.M.)
    • Subjects:
    • Hydrogen bomb -- Fiction.,
    • Los Alamos (N.M.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid Quammen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3567.U25 Z4 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination256 p. ;
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3784793M
      ISBN 100385178999
      LC Control Number81043729

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      A drastic shift in topic and style marks Quammen's next novel, The Zolta Configuration, a political thriller involving the development of the first hydrogen bomb. Quammen includes historical facts and characters, indicating that he "has put in a good deal of research on this book," commented T.J. Binyon in the Times Literary Supplement. A Booklist Top 10 Science Book of , a New York Times Book Review Notable Book, and a Daily Beast "Top 11 Book of " A masterpiece of science reporting that tracks the animal origins of emerging human diseases. The emergence of strange new diseases is a frightening problem that seems to be getting worse. In this age of speedy travel.

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