Sequence of author: The destroyer(№117)
Keywords: Chiun Destroyer Remo
Detective science fiction
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Destroyer 117: Deadly Genes By Warren Murphy and Richard Sapir Chapter 1 They held a press conference to introduce it to the world. It was smaller than the crowd expected, tipping the scales at just over 120 pounds. It was compact, but not in a menacing way. Its designers hadn't been worried about style; they were more concerned with practicality. And of its practicality, all were certain. Their success offered hope, so they said, of feeding all who were hungry in the world. There was only one real question that vexed the assembled press corps. "Can we pet it?" Dr. Judith White of BostonBio, Incorporated, smiled. "Of course you can. She's quite docile." "She?" the Boston television reporter asked. Dr. White nodded. "This one is female. We have four more like her and three males. Enough for a limited, controlled-breeding population." The reporter worked for one of the three major Boston stations as the entertainment and human-interest correspondent,...