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The Iceberg Timefold - cover

The Iceberg Timefold

Miguel Gámez

Translator Berni Armstrong

Publisher: Carlinga Ediciones

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Summary

What is hiding inside Lazarus Davids' brain? Lazarus is the designer of a global circulatory transport system, enabling users to travel beneath the Earth's surface at a hundred thousand miles an hour. An engineering marvel which allows him to take a desperate journey through time and space, shedding then saving his own skin, becoming invisible, and finally turning Lazarus into a man beyond compromise.

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