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Garin death ray

A. N. Tolstoi

Garin death ray

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Published by Foreign Languages Publishing House in Moscow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translated from the Russian.

StatementAlexei Tolstoi ; [translated by George Hanna].
SeriesLibrary of Soviet literature
The Physical Object
Pagination344p. ;
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18233576M


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Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, Octavo, cloth. First printing of the revised text in English. Tolstoi's second SF novel, first published in and republished in with revised text and the addition of new chapters.

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