Utopia Has Been Achieved For Centuries, Disease, Hunger, Poverty And War Have Been Things Found Only In The History Tapes And Applied Genetics Has Given Men And Women The Bodies Of Athletes And A Lifespan Of Over A CenturyThey Should All Have Been Very HappyBut Hamilton Felix Is Bored And He Is The Culmination Of A Star Line Each Of His Last Thirty Ancestors Chosen For Superior Genes Hamilton Is, As Far As Genetics Can Produce One, The Ultimate Man And This Ultimate Man Can See No Reason Why The Human Race Should Survive, And Has No Intention Of Continuing The Pointless ComedyHowever, Hamilton S Life Is About To Become Less Boring A Secret Cabal Of Revolutionaries Who Find Utopia Not Just Boring, But Desperately In Need Of Leaders Who Know Just What Needs To Be Done, Are Planning To Revolt And Put Themselves In Charge Knowing Of Hamilton S Disenchantment With The Modern World, They Have Recruited Him To Join Their Glorious Revolution Big Mistake The Revolutionaries Are About To Find Out That Recruiting A Superman Was Definitely Not A Good Idea
Robert Anson Heinlein was an American novelist and science fiction writer Often called the dean of science fiction writers , he is one of the most popular, influential, and controversial authors of hard science fiction He set a high standard for science and engineering plausibility and helped to raise the genre s standards of literary quality He was the first SF writer to break into mainstream, general magazines such as The Saturday Evening Post, in the late 1940s He was also among the first authors of bestselling, novel length science fiction in the modern, mass market era.
- 158 pages
- Beyond This Horizon
- Robert A. Heinlein
- 14 April 2019 Robert A. Heinlein