Virtual unrealities: the short fiction of Alfred Bester

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Vintage Books, 1997 - Fiction - 366 pages
24 Reviews
A collection of science fiction stories, most of them reprints from the 1950s. In Hobson's Choice, tourists from the future visit our age to experience a nuclear war, while Adam and No Eve is on the world's last surviving male.

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Review: Virtual Unrealities: The Short Fiction of Alfred Bester

User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

My first experience reading Bester was 'The Stars My Destination'. I still think it is the definitive example of how Bester best managed all of his gifts. It's a lean book, yet it contains a great ... Read full review

Review: Virtual Unrealities: The Short Fiction of Alfred Bester

User Review  - Chris Duval - Goodreads

This is a remarkably consistent anthology--there aren't any weak stories. My favorites were: 'They Don't Make Life Like They Used to'(1963), a social satire in the form of absurdist post-apocalyptic ... Read full review

Contents

They Dont Make Life Like They Used To
191
Will You Wait?
225
Adam and No Eve
273

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