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   Father to the Man, by John Gribbin  
 
  Novel, first publication in October 1989 , latest edition in October 1990
 
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      A first novel.

    Sci-Fi thriller. Author's first solo novel.

    Set against a backdrop of increasing global disruption precipitated by the greenhouse effect, this story tells how a Nobel Prize-winning scientist secretly raises an ape-like creature. The astonishing secret of the creature's genetic parentage cannot remain a secret for ever.

     
     
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  • Genetic Engineering/manipulation - Bio-engineering
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