What does Major Manchek recommend when he makes a phone call using the red phone in The Andromeda Strain?

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In Michael Crichton’s The Andromeda Strain, Major Arthur Manchek is the officer in charge of Project Scoop, a satellite sent into space to collect samples of bacteria and viruses. When the satellite lands in the remote town of Piedmont, Arizona, the alien contagion released from the capsule begins killing the townspeople rapidly.

Upon reviewing recordings from the recovery team who have also...

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Last Updated by eNotes Editorial on November 8, 2019