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The Stars My Destination - Alfred Bester
The Stars My Destination
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Marooned in outer space after an attack on his ship, Nomad, Gulliver Foyle lives to obsessively pursue the crew of a rescue vessel that had intended to leave him to die. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.
Marooned in outer space after an attack on his ship, Nomad, Gulliver Foyle lives to obsessively pursue the crew of a rescue vessel that had intended to leave him to die. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780679767800 (0679767800)
ASIN: 0679767800
Publisher: Vintage
Pages no: 258
Edition language: English
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Farnaz
Farnaz rated it
5.0 The Stars My Destination
One guy can jaunt or teleport himself through space into stars. However, he’s savage and nobody likes him. Moreover, The planet dealers want to kill him, they abandoned him in agonizing death in a space ship “Nomad” . He knows also some valuable secrets about PyrE, high nuclear fuel. A gram of w...
Lisa (Harmony)
Lisa (Harmony) rated it
4.0 The Stars My Destination
I remember loving it when I read it as a teen. Decades later? Well... There are still things I love about it, but for everything I do love, there's a side of it I dislike. I love a lot of the imagination in this book of a world where everyone "jauntes" ie, teleports, hundreds, even a thousand mile...
kennethjmcginnis
kennethjmcginnis rated it
0.0 The Stars My Destination
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Musings/Träumereien/Devaneios
Musings/Träumereien/Devaneios rated it
4.0
"The jaunte rules supreme..."I read this book more than 20 years ago and finally I got to read it again (It's been for some time on my TBR Pile of long-ago-SF-Books...)There’s many SF classics to be read, and I have read most of them.Often, when reading books from the “good old days”, the datedness ...
sfgale
sfgale rated it
5.0 The Stars My Destination
What a real pleasure it is to read a book with a beginning, a middle and an ending, as apposed to an endless stream of whacking great tomes that go nowhere fast. I liked this a lot. I've been in just the right kind of mood lately for a nice bit of raging, seething vengeance, and I wasn't disappointe...
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