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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The apartment itself was a four - room flat , heavily insulated to protect neighbors
from Robin ' s telesending . It was crammed with books , music , paintings , and
prints . . . all evidence of the cultured and lonely life of this unfortunate wrongway
Heard of him , Miss Robin ? Presteign ' s the biggest man on Terra , is all . But he
won ' t stop me . I ' ll kill Vorga filthy . And you won ' t stop me neither , Miss Robin
. " Foyle thrust his face close to hers . “ Because I cover myself , Miss Robin .
Robin was on the empty Jervis beach a moment before him . Foyle arrived with
the squirming man oozing over his neck and shoulders like a python , crushing
him in a terrifying embrace . The red stigmata suddenly burst out on Foyle ' s face
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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