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steel crocodile

D. G. Compton

steel crocodile

by D. G. Compton

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Published by Pocket Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementD. G. Compton.
SeriesPocket Books -- 83078-3., Pocket Books (Pocket Books) -- 83078-3.
The Physical Object
Pagination223 p. ;
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17838041M
ISBN 100671830783
OCLC/WorldCa7313189

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Since July, a fisherman went missing, and a croc is a prime suspect. Villagers also reported that they saw a crocodile kill a water buffalo this summer. But this week, using steel cable traps and an animal carcass as bait, they caught the beast and it's the largest crocodile ever to be taken alive. The set for Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile—designed by Stage Manager Abbey Copeland—is based on the illustrations in the books The House on 88th Street and Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile, written and illustrated by Bernard Waber. A crucial part of the Lyle play is when Lyle climbs a fire escape to save Mr. Grumps’ cat, Loretta from a fire. The production.

  Snout shape: Alligators have wider, U-shaped snouts, while crocodile front ends are more pointed and V-shaped. Toothy grin: When their snouts are shut, crocodiles look like they're flashing a. A Queensland crocodile farmer has found a surgical plate "complete with six stainless steel screws" inside a dead crocodile, months after the sick animal stopped eating.


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Although the work is nowhere near the level of Compton's masterpieces (Synthajoy, The Unsleeping Eye), it infinitely surpasses the later The Missionaries () which attempted to explore similar 4/5(2).

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The Steel Crocodile (renamed The Electric Crocodile for US audiences) is a dystopian novel emphasizing interpersonal relationships and the relative merits of science and religion in improving society and the individual’s role within it.

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- Yellow Pages® directory. Compton was born in London. Son of Gerald Cross (Actor), and Nuna Davey (Actress). His first published book was the crime novel Too Many Murderers.

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