Virtual unrealities: the short fiction of Alfred Bester

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Vintage Books, 1997 - Fiction - 366 pages
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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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VIRTUAL UNREALITIES: The Short Fiction of Alfred Bester

User Review  - Jane Doe - 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A major retrospective, comprising 15 tales from 194179 (mostly from the '50s and '60s), together with two previously unpublished pieces, though readers should note that the word ``selected'' has been ...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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User Review  - burningtodd - LibraryThing

Alfred Bester had an interesting way of looking at the world. In this collection of what is considered to be his best short fiction, we get a view of his world. He seemed to be obsessed with childhood ... Read full review

Contents

They Dont Make Life Like They Used To
191
Will You Wait?
225
Adam and No Eve
273

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