Deathworld

Deathworld

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Some planet in the galaxy must—by definition—be the toughest, meanest, nastiest of all. If Pyrrus wasn't it ... it was an awfully good approximation!

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Gwangi
Gwangi
Wed, 23 Dec 2009 04:18:59 +0100

This a great little story about a space-faring gambler who winds up on a planet full of militaristic colonists fighting for their lives. For some reason the planet itself seems bent on continuously evolving more and more lethal species to attack the colonists, and the gambler, a helpless weakling in this dangerous new world, may hold the key to final victory.

This is a great little story. The Feedbooks version is the original from the pulp magazines. The story was later expanded and then turned… (more)



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Language: English

Published in: 1960

Word count: 57,235 words (≈ about 4 hours)

Source: http://www.gutenberg.org

Copyright: Please read the legal notice included in this e-book and/or check the copyright status in your country.


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