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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This isn ' t a natural cave wall . It ' s made . Brick and stone . Feel . ” Jisbella felt
the wall . “ So ? " “ Means this passage don ' t end here . Goes on . They blocked
it off . Out of the way . ” He shoved Jisbella up the passage , ground his hands
The whirling current entangled him with a cold body bracing itself against a
smooth rock wall . “ Jiz ! " “ Gully ! Thank God ! " They clung together for a moment
while the water tore at them . “ Gully . . . " Jisbella coughed . “ It goes through here
The ward doors burst open . A dozen bolts from pneumatic guns whined through
the ward , dropping the temporal patients in their gyrations . Quatt was slammed
back against a wall , dropping Foyle . A black and blue bruise appeared on his ...
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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.
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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