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Is this based on the book 'The Tower' ?


Is this based on the book "The Tower" by Richard Martin Stern ?

That was half the inspiration for The Towering Inferno.
the other half being
Thomas N. Scortia



(novel "The Glass Inferno") and



Frank M. Robinson



(novel "The Glass Inferno")

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In the novel 'The Tower' a bomb started the fire. Nne of the characters are the same. Just the premise and the title come from Stern's novel.

"What do you want me to do, draw a picture? Spell it out!"

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