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Author Lovecraft, H. P. (Howard Phillips), 1890-1937.

Title At the Mountains of Madness [electronic resource] / H. P. Lovecraft.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Open Road Media Sci-Fi & Fantasy, [2017]
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Summary This classic mind-shattering tale, which "ranks high among the horror stories of the English language," plunges into the darkness of the Cthulhu mythos (Time). In the uncharted wastes of Antarctica, an exploration party from Miskatonic University encounters a gory sight when they discover their advance team's camp has been destroyed and its members slaughtered. There is no evidence of what happened except a series of burial mounds, six of which contain dead specimens of unknown species. Eight similar tombs are empty, but they haven't been broken into--they've been broken out of. What began as a search for knowledge soon becomes a terrifying confrontation with the true nature of the world and the universe in all its stark blackness and unyielding oblivion. For mankind is not--and never has been--the bright light of creation. It's all a mistake, an insignificant stain of existence, forgotten by an unwitting and indifferent creator ... until now. This ebook has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices.
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Subject Fossils -- Collection and preservation -- Fiction.
Supernatural in literature.
Stone carving -- Fiction.
Scientific expeditions -- Fiction.
Antarctica -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Fantasy fiction.
Horror fiction.
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Other Form: Print version: Lovecraft, H. P. (Howard Phillips), 1890-1937. At the mountains of madness. New York : Modern Library, 2005. 0812974417 (DLC)2005041555
ISBN 9781504045285 (e-pub)
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