CRADLE OF SPLENDOR. New York: Ace Books, . Octavo, boards. First edition. Brazil’s first space launch reveals secret technology, or magic, or aliens, or ? The United States invades Brazil in this story of space age competition. It happens when Brazil successfully launches a nuclear weapon into space using anti-gravity technology. The U.S. government claims the technology was given Brazil by enemy aliens who are taking over the country. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#140334).
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