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He reached out quickly to Jackson Beck, police Inspector 2: "What's the situation /
ax?" "Scramble." Switching to their informal police code of scrambled images,
reversed meanings and personal symbols, Beck continued: "Peepers here.
... at great length in response to the Rough Tail's suave questions. Many clients
lost patience and left the store. One sat quietly in a corner, too wrapt in a crystal
recording to realize he was left unattended. Nobody knew that Jackson Beck ...
We were wrong. D'Courtney had given it to Reich's mother because they were
lovers. It was his love-gift to the mother of his child. Reich was born there.
Jackson Beck uncovered all that, once we had the lead." Crabbe opened his
mouth, then ...
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The first third or so of the novel is definitely the best part: how do you commit murder in a society where telepaths comprise a significant portion of the population? Bester has fun both devising a ... Read full review
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The Demolished Man by Alfred Bester Eight, sir; seven, sir; Six, sir; five, sir; Four, sir; three, sir; Two, sir; one! Read full review