Mission to Universe

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Tom Doherty Associates, LLC, May 1, 1988 - Fiction - 224 pages
4 Reviews
With Earth's first starship and without official permission, Captain Benjamin Allen Shore embarks with an untried crew for the heart of the galaxy, searching for new homes for mankind. What he finds is more than he had ever hoped for--and worse than he had ever feared.

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User Review  - Chuck's Junk - Goodreads

Not up to par with the best of Dickson's stuff--he gives us late "golden age" sci-fi with a helpful coating of Edgar Rice Burroughs and maybe a little of Heinlein's adolescent stuff. It's an unwieldy ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ronald Ward - Goodreads

Read this along time ago. I liked the way the ship got around, by folding space rather than going from a to b. Read full review

About the author (1988)

A naturalized American who was born in Canada on November 1, 1923, Gordon Rupert Dickson is a popular science fiction writer. Dickson graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1948 and made his home in Minneapolis. Among his many novels, especially notable is Soldier, Ask Not, which won the Hugo Award in 1965. For many years, Dickson's most engrossing project was his Childe Cycle, a series of novels about humanity's evolutionary potential, which included a group of futuristic books that are popularly known as the Dorsai Cycle. Dickson also wrote hundreds of short stories and novelettes including Call Him Lord, for which he received a Nebula Award in 1966.

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