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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More than a century of jaunting had so mingled the many populations of the
world that racial types were disappearing . “ Didn ' t expect to find you open for ...
He pointed to a door and disappeared with a “ pop . ” The door revealed a long
For perhaps a quarter of a minute the apparition stood , silent , burning , staring
with blind eyes . Then it disappeared . The man spread - eagled on the ground
disappeared too . He turned into a lightning blur of action that whipped through
Disappeared ? " “ You were gone . No more lights , no more broadcast . They
came back to check . You were gone without a trace . And the next thing we
learned . . . you got back aboard Nomad . " “ Impossible . " “ Man , you space -
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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