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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“ Go to hell . ” “ In your own primitive way you've got ingenuity and guts . You're Cro - Magnon , Foyle . I've been checking on you . That bomb you threw in the Presteign shipyards was lovely , and you nearly wrecked General Hospital ...
“ Last time we talked your dialogue consisted entirely of ' Go to hell . ' “ Go to hell , Dagenham , if it'll make you feel any better . ” . “ Your repartee's improved ; your speech , too . You've changed , ” Dagenham said .
Foyle was tinkering with that hell brew in his lab in Old St. Pat's , trying to analyze it . ” “ I told you that in strict confidence , ” Jisbella said furiously . “ I'm sorry , dear . We're past honor and the decencies .
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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