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The Stars My Destination
by Alfred Bester

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The Stars My Destination by Alfred Bester Overview

In this pulse-quickening novel, Alfred Bester imagines a future in which people "jaunte" a thousand miles with a single thought, where the rich barricade themselves in labyrinths and protect themselves with radioactive hit men - and where an inarticulate outcast is the most valuable and dangerous man alive. The Stars My Destination is a classic of technological prophecy an In this pulse-quickening novel, Alfred Bester imagines a future in which people "jaunte" a thousand miles with a single thought, where the rich barricade themselves in labyrinths and protect themselves with radioactive hit men - and where an inarticulate outcast is the most valuable and dangerous man alive. The Stars My Destination is a classic of technological prophecy and timeless narrative enchantment by an acknowledged master of science fiction.

Alfred Bester

About The Stars My Destination Description

Alfred Bester (1913–1987) was an American science fiction author, TV and radio scriptwriter, magazine editor and scripter for comic strips and comic books. Though successful in all these fields, he is best remembered for his science fiction, including The Demolished Man, winner of the inaugural Hugo Award in 1953, a story about murder in a future society where the police are telepathic, and The St

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Original Title The Stars My Destination ISBN 0679767800 (ISBN13: 9780679767800 ) Edition Language English Characters Gulliver Foyle, Jisbella McQueen, Saul Dagenham, Presteign, Sam Quatt...more , Regis Sheffield, Robin Wednesbury...less Literary Awards Prometheus Hall of Fame Award (1988) (91)