The Science of Stephen King : From Carrie to Cell, the Terrifying Truth Behind the Horror Master's Fiction (Paperback)

Author: Gresh, Lois H.

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" What a treasure house is this book! Robots, space aliens, Einstein, black holes, time travel– these themes, and much more, from Stephen King’ s amazing books are opened up like toy chests. It’ s tremendous fun, entirely educational, and a great tribute to King." – Peter Straub

This is the first book to examine the science that wreaks havoc in many of Stephen King’ s greatest works. It offers a fun, penetrating probe into psi powers, quantum chemistry, longevity and genetic research, biological warfare, and more. A must for his tens of millions of fans.

Lois H. Gresh (Scottsville, NY) and Robert Weinberg (Oak Forest, IL) have written numerous books together, including The Science of Superheroes (0-471-46882-7) and The Science of Supervillains (0-471-48205-6).


Publisher Ingram Pub Services
Mfg Part# 9780471782476
SKU 204474796
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0471782475
Release Date 8/1/2007
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0264
Publisher John Wiley & Sons

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