Murder in the Solid State

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Macmillan, Nov 15, 1998 - Fiction - 288 pages
David Sanger, an ambitious young physicist, attends a party at which a pompous older scientist, who just happens to have thrwarted the younger man's innovative ideas, is murdered. Suddenly it is not just David's career, but his life that is at stake. Are his ideas that important? Who's out to stop David from changing the world?
 

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
5
Section 3
20
Section 4
28
Section 5
37
Section 6
46
Section 7
58
Section 8
66
Section 15
122
Section 16
140
Section 17
147
Section 18
164
Section 19
171
Section 20
171
Section 21
185
Section 22
191

Section 9
75
Section 10
80
Section 11
90
Section 12
99
Section 13
108
Section 14
117
Section 23
196
Section 24
245
Section 25
262
Section 26
277
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