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Montaro Caine: a novel

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* When a coin is found in a baby's hand, the doctor who finds it sends it up to a lab at MIT, where Montaro Caine, a student, does a work-up on it and discovers it to be made of materials not known on Earth. Caine never learns the owner's identity, but two decades later, as Caine, now CEO of Fitzer Corp in New York City, is facing the possibility of a hostile corporate takeover and experiencing family troubles, a man and woman appear in his office bearing the coin.
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subject_facet Chief executive officers -- Fiction
Coins -- Fiction
Consolidation and merger of corporations -- Fiction
Fantasy fiction, American
Suspense fiction, American
title_display Montaro Caine : a novel
title_full Montaro Caine : a novel / Sidney Portier
Montaro Caine A Novel
title_short Montaro Caine :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Chief executive officers
Consolidation and merger of corporations
Fantasy fiction, American
Suspense fiction, American