The Stars My Destination
Gully Foyle, Mechanic's Mate 3rd Class, is the only survivor on his drifting, wrecked spaceship. When another space vessel, the Vorga, ignores his distress flares and sails by, Foyle becomes a man obsessed with revenge. He endures 170 days alone in deep space before finding refuge on the Sargasso Asteroid and then returning to Earth to track down the crew and owners of the Vorga. But, as he works out his murderous grudge, Foyle also uncovers a secret of momentous proportions.
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Foyle asked . The girl seated Foyle in a plush armchair alongside a giant desk
littered with interesting papers scribbled with fascinating symbols . On some
Foyle saw the name : Geoffrey Fourmyle , scrawled in an imposing , authoritative
Foyle tore Dagenham ' s hands away from him . “ No one , ” he said . “ No one ,
except myself . " “ No one , eh ? Including your friend in Gouffre Martel you ' re so
eager to rescue ? By God , you almost swindled me , Foyle . Tell Captain Y ' ang
The uniformed men were swarming all over the building , shouting : “ Foyle !
Foyle ! Foyle ! Foyle ! ” Baker disappeared with a pop . The attendants jaunted
too , deserting the trolley on which Foyle waved his arms and legs feebly ,
making faint ...
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Get used to the language and keep reading. Lovely book that is the reason I read science fiction. Take it home and lose yourself in this new world. Read it and love it. Everything by Bester is fantastic.
Review: The Stars My DestinationUser Review - Bart - Goodreads
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