The stars my destination

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Berkley Books, 1981 - Fiction - 235 pages
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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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User Review  - Brad - Goodreads

Wow. I can see now why this is considered one of the greats of sci-fi. It ought to be required reading for anyone setting out to know the history of the field and what sparked the imagination of so ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lara - Goodreads

Okay, so, this is a weird book, and also it was written in the 50s, so you know, there's some stuff that's pretty darn sexist and also a few too many uses of the word "negro." And the main character ... Read full review


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