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The Poison Belt
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The Poison Belt

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Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: Forgotten Books, 2010
Hodder & Stoughton, 1913
Series: Professor Challenger: Book 2

1. The Lost World
2. The Poison Belt
3. The Land of Mist

Book Type: Novel
Genre: Science-Fiction
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Professor Challenger sends telegrams asking his three companions from The Lost World - Edward Malone, Lord John Roxton, and Professor Summerlee - to join him at his home outside of London and to bring a tank of oxygen. When they arrive, they are ushered into a sealed room, along with Challenger and his wife. In the course of his research, Challenger has predicted that the Earth is about to come into contact with a belt of poisonous ether, which will cause the end of humanity. Can they survive?

"The Poison Belt" is the second story in the Professor Challenger series. Written in 1913, roughly a year before the outbreak of World War I, "The Poison Belt" would be the last story written about Challenger until the 1920s.


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