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 13
117
Section 14
140
Section 15
147
Section 16
164
Section 17
172
Section 18
185
Section 19
191
Section 20
201

Section 9
75
Section 10
90
Section 11
99
Section 12
108
Section 21
245
Section 22
262
Section 23
278
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