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Death's Deputy

3.35 of 5 stars 3.35  ·  rating details  ·  17 ratings  ·  2 reviews
When people start to mysteriously die around him, fighter pilot Clayton McClean knows the deaths are somehow inexplicably linked to him in this unforgettable tour de force of action, suspense, mystery and the fobidding unknown.
Mass Market Paperback, 158 pages
Published 1970 by Leisure Books (Hollywood) (first published 1940)
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Erik Graff
May 25, 2011 Erik Graff rated it 1 of 5 stars
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This is early L. Ron Hubbard. I'd heard of him first because his most infamous book, Dianetics, was discussed by Time and Life magazines in reference to the cult-like aspects of Scientology during the seventies. Then, quite by coincidence, I acquired an old copy of one of the pulps which had the book featured on the back page as a "Science Fiction Book Club" offering. Indeed, the book had made its first appearance in Campbell's Astounding Science Fiction (5/50). That intrigued me, so when I foun ...more
Dormo
As with Fear, Hubbard trolled me with an epic plot twist at the end.

A good, quick read.
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L. Ron Hubbard was a popular pulp writer of science fiction, fantasy, adventure, mysteries and westerns during the 1930s and later founder of Dianetics and Scientology.

Known Pseudonyms:
Frederick Engelhardt
Kurt von Rachen
Rene LaFayete/Rene La Fayette/René Lafayette
Frankie Rohne
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