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The Thing from Outer Space (short story)

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The Thing from Outer Space
Doctor: Third Doctor
Main setting: Portsmouth, 1970s
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Printed in: Countdown Holiday Special 1971
Stories in Countdown/TVA specials
none And Now for My Next Trick...
The Thing from Outer Space was a short story in the 1971 Countdown Holiday Special, a forty-eight+63-page oversized edition of the magazine. It was one of the very few bits of Doctor Who prose ever published by Polystyle in their long association with the franchise and the only Doctor Who content in the issue.

It featured the Third Doctor.

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In this story the Doctor is the leader of an organisation based in Portsmouth that is similar to UNIT but is not identified as such.

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