Virtual unrealities: the short fiction of Alfred Bester
A collection of science fiction stories, most of them reprints from the 1950s. In Hobson's Choice, tourists from the future visit our age to experience a nuclear war, while Adam and No Eve is on the world's last surviving male.
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Alfred Bester was born in New York in 1913. After attending the University of
Pennsylvania; he sold several short stories to Thrilling Wonder Stories in the
early 1940s. He then embarked on a career as a scripter for comics, radio, and
BOOKS BY ALFRED BESTER The Stars My Destination The Demolished Man
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the short fiction of Alfred Bester Alfred Bester. of Freudian theory and told in a
manner rich with Joycean linguistic inventiveness. The book made an
overwhelming impact — in 1953 it received the very first Hugo award as best
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing
Not a definitive collection, but much overlap w/ Starburst, which I just read. ? Kind of overwhelming to read that much Bester in such a short span of time. ? He really is much more modern than most ... Read full review
VIRTUAL UNREALITIES: The Short Fiction of Alfred BesterUser Review - Kirkus
A major retrospective, comprising 15 tales from 194179 (mostly from the '50s and '60s), together with two previously unpublished pieces, though readers should note that the word ``selected'' has been ... Read full review
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