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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Only Fisher , the Strapp liaison man , was left alongside the body in the center of
the horrified crowd . “ Check his identification , ” Fisher snapped . Someone
pulled the dead man ' s wallet out and opened it . “ William F . Kruger ,
So he landed on Ross - Alpha III with one girl in good condition and two hands in
bad shape and he was met by the acid - faced Aldous Fisher , accompanied by
an official who requested Mr . Alceste to step into an office for a very serious ...
I ' ll have the documentation on Sima Morgan ' s death here within the week , "
Fisher added triumphantly . Alceste looked at Fisher and shook his head wearily .
“ You don ' t know it , but you ' re making it easy for me , " he said . “ The one thing
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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A major retrospective, comprising 15 tales from 194179 (mostly from the '50s and '60s), together with two previously unpublished pieces, though readers should note that the word ``selected'' has been ...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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