Results 1-3 of 21
Open it , go through at once , and straight up the ladder into the ship . If you don ' t
stop to scratch , you ' ll make it with at least three seconds to spare . " I believe I
made it with five seconds to spare . I was out in the sunlight for about ten feet ...
Dak was busy most of the time at the ship ' s communicator , apparently talking on
a very tight beam for his hands constantly nursed the directional control like a
gunner laying a gun under difficulties . I could not hear what he said , or even
do while under way , the ship described what Dak called a 180 - degree skew
turn . It leaves the ship on boost the whole time and is done rather quickly , but it
has an oddly disturbing effect on the sense of balance . The effect has a name ...
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - baswood - LibraryThing
This 1956 Hugo award winning novel is included in the science fiction masterwork series and either has not aged well or was a lack lustre rip-off from the start. It takes as a basis for its story the ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Stevil2001 - LibraryThing
I was surprised how much I liked this book. It's a relatively simple and predictable plot: Lorenzo Smythe is an actor hired to impersonate a politician at a key political moment. Only thing is, the ... Read full review