Core: a novel

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W. Morrow, 1993 - Fiction - 350 pages
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Armed with his father's discovery of a superhard crystal, Leidy Hunter teams up with fiercely independent scientist Marta McDougal to develop a machine to bore through the earth's crust to its core. 20,000 first printing. $15,000 ad/promo.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Maybe-here-and-now yarn about a project to drill a hole down to the Earth's core in order to study the source of the planet's magnetic field, which is breaking down and wobbling about and threatening ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
11
Section 2
15
Section 3
83
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Paul Preuss is the author of 13 novels, including Secret Passages and the near-future thrillers Core and Starfire. His non-fiction has appeared in The Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, New York Newsday, and the San Francisco Chronicle. Besides writing, he has been a science consultant for several film companies.

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