The Demolished Man

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Shasta Publishers, 1953 - Science fiction - 250 pages
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The ending gets a solid thumbs up from me. - Goodreads
The ending is so much more than that though. - Goodreads
I also _hated_ the ending with Barbara. - Goodreads
Not by the beginning or the middle, but by the ending. - Goodreads
... view spoiler)[The ending is the heights of irony. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

Here I revisit a classic of science fiction that I didn't care for when I was younger. Now, I still have mixed feelings about it, but I can appreciate the art of the thing much more. The Demolished ... Read full review

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User Review  - Brad - Goodreads

It was really fascinating to try to see this book through the eyes of it's contemporaries, give or take a few decades. I've read a lot of classics, and I'm ashamed that I had never gotten around to ... Read full review

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Section 3
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The Demolished Man - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Demolished Man, by Alfred Bester, is a science fiction novel that was the first Hugo Award winner in 1953. The story was first serialized in three parts ...
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The Demolished Man - Alfred Bester
Some critics have pointed out parallels in the story line between "The Demolished Man" and Dostoyevsky's "Crime and Punishment", and between "The Stars my ...
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The Golden Age : Classics Of Sci Fi (Part 2) The Demolished Man ...
The Demolished Man is essentially a crime novel, setting up both criminal and investigator to the reader, and to each other. ...
www.scifitv.com.au/ Blog/ 2007/ 12/ The-Golden-Age-Classic-Sci-Fi-Books-For-Sci-Fi-Buffs-part-2/

The Kick-Ass Mystic Ninjas » KAMN Show #17: The Demolished Man
Summer, Joe and David tackle the first novel to win the Hugo Award, Alfred Bester’s The Demolished Man. The story is on the surface a pulp police procedural ...
www.kickassmysticninjas.com/ 2006/ 08/ 29/ kamn-show-17-the-demolished-man/

Stainless Steel Droppings » The Demolished Man ~Alfred Bester
Last Thursday night the one and only copy of The Demolished Man in circulation amongst the many branches of my local library was placed in my hands by a ...
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driftglass: The Demolished Man
The Demolished Man. (Apologies to Alfred Bester). "You say you want a revolution. Well, you know… We all want to change the world." -- John Lennon ...
driftglass.blogspot.com/ 2007/ 03/ demolished-man.html

Locus Online Features: Yesterday's Tomorrows: Alfred Bester
A few pages into The Demolished Man (1953), Alfred Bester lays down one of his most cunning lures. Ben Reich is reading a letter, "centuries old," from his ...
www.locusmag.com/ Features/ 2007/ 01/ yesterdays-tomorrows-alfred-bester.html

Panopticism in The Demolished Man - Associated Content
Check out Panopticism in The Demolished Man - Submitted by sigriet ferrer at Associated Content.
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The Demolished Man » But what these unobservant birds
The Demolished Man Ben Reich, head of Monarch Corporation, is one of the richest men on Earth. Or on Mars or Venus, for that matter. ...
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BBC - My Science Fiction Life - The Demolished Man
The Demolished Man is at heart a police procedural in a bizarre yet extremely well-realised setting, where telepathy is commonplace and guns are museum ...
www.bbc.co.uk/ dna/ mysciencefictionlife/ A18471602

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