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The stand : a novel

Author: Stephen King
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 2012, cop. 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Anchor Books editionView all editions and formats
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"When a man escapes from a biological testing facility, he sets in motion a deadly domino effect, spreading a mutated strain of the flu that will wipe out 99 percent of humanity within a few weeks. The survivors who remain are scared, bewildered, and in need of a leader. Two emerge--Mother Abagail, the benevolent 108-year-old woman who urges them to build a community in Boulder, Colorado; and Randall Flagg, the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen King
ISBN: 9780307947307 0307947300
OCLC Number: 930467652
Notes: Sur la p. de couv. : "Complete and uncut edition"
Description: 1 vol. (xix, 1153 p.) ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Stephen King.

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"When a man escapes from a biological testing facility, he sets in motion a deadly domino effect, spreading a mutated strain of the flu that will wipe out 99 percent of humanity within a few weeks. The survivors who remain are scared, bewildered, and in need of a leader. Two emerge--Mother Abagail, the benevolent 108-year-old woman who urges them to build a community in Boulder, Colorado; and Randall Flagg, the nefarious "Dark Man," who delights in chaos and violence." -- from the publisher.
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