The Stars My Destination
In this pulse-quickening novel, Alfred Bester imagines a future in which people "jaunte" a thousand miles with a single thought, where the rich barricade themselves in labyrinths and protect themselves with radioactive hit men--and where an inarticulate outcast is the most valuable and dangerous man alive.
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No answer . “ Could he have missed anywhere ? ” The stripping continued . “ It
stopped hurting two days ago . ” No answer . “ For God's sake , Jiz ! Is it still war
between us ? ” Jisbella's hands stopped . She looked at Foyle's bandaged face ...
We can always surrender , " Presteign answered . “ No , ” Y'ang - Yeovil said . “
That's already been discussed and discarded at HQ . We know the post - victory
plans of the Outer Satellites . They involve total exploitation of the Inner Planets .
I've come to my senses , ” Foyle answered bitterly . “ I don't mean that . A criminal
never surrenders while he's ahead . You're obviously ahead . What's the reason
? " " The most damnable thing that ever happened to a man . I picked up a rare ...
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This book was published in 1956 – a time when traveling to the moon would still be science fiction for quite a few years. Many of its ideas were astonishing then and its plot of blind revenge ... Read full review