The master of the world

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A sleepy American town is woken up in the middle of the night by horrifying noises. Terror-stricken citizens claim to have heard unexplained rumblings and there are reports of bright lights emanating from a nearby mountain. As the head police inspector in Washington DC John Strock is assigned to investigate the mysterious happenings. He sets out on the case, having no idea what shocking secrets will be discovered. During his investigation, reports of other inexplicable events around the country start to come to light. Unusual boats, fast cars and flying machines all play a part in the mystery as it unfolds. Strock starts to suspect that all these incidents are connected in some way, and strives to get to the bottom of it. Will he succeed in his quest? Or will the Master of the World live up to his name?
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Grouping Title master of the world
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Verne, Jules,1828-1905.Maître du monde.
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subject_facet Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction
Cartoons and comics
Flying-machines
Graphic novels
Inventors
Inventors -- Comic books, strips, etc
Mystery and detective stories
Mystery comic books, strips, etc
North Carolina -- Comic books, strips, etc
Police
Science fiction
Science fiction comic books, strips, etc
Technological innovations -- Comic books, strips, etc
Verne, Jules, -- 1828-1905 -- Adaptations
Washington (D.C.) -- Comic books, strips, etc
title_display The master of the world
title_full The master of the world / Jules Verne ; [wordsmith, Dale Mettam ; illustrator, Suresh Digwal ; colorist, Pradeep Sherawat ; letterer, Bhavnath Chaudhary]
The master of the world [electronic resource] / Jules Verne ; wordsmith, Dale Mettam ; illustrator, Suresh Digwal ; Colorist, Pradeep Sherwat ; Letterer, Bhavnath Chaudhary
title_short The master of the world
topic_facet Adventure and adventurers
Cartoons and comics
Flying-machines
Graphic novels
Inventors
Mystery and detective stories
Police
Science fiction
Technological innovations
Verne, Jules