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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Now, in the first place what the hell is Ward T?" Dimmock stuttered and fumbled.
Finally he explained that it was a special ward set up for special combat cases.
Shock cases. "Then you do have patients in the ward?" "Yes, sir. Ten women and
"What the hell?" Herod looked up, annoyed. "Read on. Read on," Warbeck said.
cats & dogs. We cold see the stars becaze Tommy made a thing for over the end
of the tellescop wich shoots up like a serchlite and makes a hole in the skie to ...
The helicopter dropped lower: "ATTENTION ANDROID. YOU ARE IN CONTROL
OF THE VEHICLE. YOU ARE TO STOP AT ONCE. THIS IS A STATE DIRECTIVE
SUPERSEDING ALL PRIVATE COMMANDS." "What the hell are you doing?
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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A major retrospective, comprising 15 tales from 194179 (mostly from the '50s and '60s), together with two previously unpublished pieces, though readers should note that the word ``selected'' has been ...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
They Dont Make Life Like They Used To
Will You Wait?
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