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This Space Dog Can Hunt: Murray Leinster's 'This World Is Taboo' [NOOK Book]

Overview

Here is the plot of this 162-page believable sci-fi thriller by Leinster:

Calhoun is an Interstellar Medical Serviceman, who is answering a distress call from the planet Dara. The problem is that Dara is forbidden -- taboo. By breaking the quarantine to help its inhabitants Calhoun will be deemed a plague-carrier and subject to being shot ...
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This Space Dog Can Hunt: Murray Leinster's 'This World Is Taboo'

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Overview

Here is the plot of this 162-page believable sci-fi thriller by Leinster:

Calhoun is an Interstellar Medical Serviceman, who is answering a distress call from the planet Dara. The problem is that Dara is forbidden -- taboo. By breaking the quarantine to help its inhabitants Calhoun will be deemed a plague-carrier and subject to being shot on sight by anyone.

Calhoun decided to risk it by breaking the taboo, only to fine that its inhabitants also want to kill him.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940012819772
  • Publisher: Publisher of One and Last Reporter Publishing
  • Publication date: 7/2/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,209,188
  • File size: 142 KB

Meet the Author

Murray Leinster (June 16, 1896 - June 8, 1975) aka William Fitzgerald Jenkins was an award-winning American science fiction and alternate history writer. He wrote and published over 1,500 short stories and articles, 14 movie scripts, and hundreds of radio scripts and television plays.
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  • Posted July 6, 2011

    Another Leinster Thriller

    Hadn't read this masterpiece by Leinster, but it kept my attention from beginning to end. I couldn't put it down. What more could you want? Seriously, it is good, hardcore sci-fi. Great stuff!

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