Assignment in Eternity
The nova effect makes the H-bomb look like a kitchen match--one bomb can vaporize an entire planet. An undercover agent carrying the secret of this weapon must defeat an insane opponent, one who has decided that when she dies, the Earth will go nova with her. Heinlein's New York Times bestseller Friday was a sequel to this volume.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - pgiunta - LibraryThing
Arguably some of Heinlein's best short fiction, Assignment in Eternity offers four fantastic tales including: "Gulf" - A secret agent named Gilead is rescued from captivity by a clandestine ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Kristelh - LibraryThing
This is a collection of 4 novellas/short stories written by Robert A. Heinlein that are loosely related in that examines what makes one a human. The first one is Gulf (1949). It is starts out like a ... Read full review