The stand /

"When a man escapes from a biological testing facility, he sets in motion a deadly domino effect, spreading a mutated strain of the flu that will wipe out 99 percent of humanity within a few weeks. The survivors who remain are scared, bewildered, and in need of a leader. Two emerge--Mother Abag...

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Main Author: King, Stephen, 1947-
Format: Book
Published: New York : Doubleday, 1990.
Physical Description: xix, 1153 p. : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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