Mathew Dilke is another Incredible Shrinking Man, initiating a new series and about to crawl up the big screen. The live...

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COLD WAR IN A COUNTRY GARDEN

Mathew Dilke is another Incredible Shrinking Man, initiating a new series and about to crawl up the big screen. The live experiment in a pilot program combating overpopulation, he's miniaturized to a half inch and lives in the bottom of a garden where he contends with the scuttling terrors of ants and aphids. But then, proceeding from fantasy to intelligence, he's sent on a mission to handle another kind of bug -- in fact install one on the head of a Rumanian in a literal hair's breadth coup. . . . The comparison to James Bond which has been made should also be reduced to equal size, but watch closely for the detail, microdotted with precision.

Pub Date: July 15, 1971

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Page Count: -

Publisher: Putnam

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Kirkus Reviews Issue: July 1, 1971