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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He stopped shouting and glared at her in wild triumph . Robin backed away in
alarm . “ For God ' s sake , what are you talking about ? " “ Vorga . Vorga - T :
1339 . Ever hear of her , Miss Robin ? I found out where she is from Bo ' ness &
Uig ' s ...
It seems to me I left Nomad out in — " He stopped short . A devil - face peered at
him from the highlights reflected in Dr . Regan ' s spectacles . . . a hideous tiger
mask with NOMAD blazoned across the distorted brow . Foyle stood up . “ Liars !
Could he have missed anywhere ? " The stripping continued . “ It stopped hurting
two days ago . ” No answer . “ For God ' s sake , Jiz ! Is it still war between us ? "
Jisbella ' s hands stopped . She looked at Foyle ' s bandaged face with hatred .
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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