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 - fuzzi - www.librarything.com
This is an early Heinlein that should appeal to lovers of the genre, or lovers of Heinlein. I really liked the first story which turned out to be a forerunner to one of my favorite Heinlein books, Friday, but the rest in the collection were just okay. Read full review
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