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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You've got what I need to locate one particular Buchanan . . . you and Joe. My
Buchanan's ten years old. He's worth a hundred times your ... Read it and you'll
understand why Stuart Buchanan must be found." He tossed the sheets to Herod
Stuart Buchanan blabbed like a child. When I started investigating, he got scared
and disappeared." "Is he a genius, too?" "Very likely. Kids generally hang out with
kids who share the same interests and talents." "What kind of a genius? What's ...
"Buchanan!" he shouted. "Stuart Buchanan!" The kids near him stopped their
games and gaped. "Stuart Buchanan!" Warbeck's voice cracked hysterically. "
Can you hear me?" His wild voice carried farther down the street. More games
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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A major retrospective, comprising 15 tales from 194179 (mostly from the '50s and '60s), together with two previously unpublished pieces, though readers should note that the word ``selected'' has been ...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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