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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Miss Sothern , get the dean . " " You will remain where you are , Miss Sothern . " “
Do as you ' re told , Miss Sothern . I will not permit this — " “ Boris , light
something . " Something was lit . Miss Sothern screamed . Professor Muni was
There are prospects of violence that make it unsuited to the tender sex , my dear
Audrey . " “ I don ' t see that , ” Violet said . “ We women can take care of
ourselves . " “ She is right , " Miss Garbo growled . “ I think not , Greta ; and her
Forgive me , Miss Fonda , but isn ' t that eye patch out of character ? " “ It ain ' t no
prop , dearie ; it ' s for Real City . That Jourdan ' s a bastard . " “ Jourdan , " Violet
said to herself , retracing her steps across the bridge . “ Louis Jourdan . Could it ...
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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A major retrospective, comprising 15 tales from 194179 (mostly from the '50s and '60s), together with two previously unpublished pieces, though readers should note that the word ``selected'' has been ...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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