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The Infinitive of Go

(1980)
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CODE NAME POSTER

The first practical matter transmitter was a success, or so everyone thought. In spite of paranoid security restrictions, Justin Williams and Cinnamon Wright, co-inventors of the device, counted on it to revolutionise civilisation and gain them an honoured place in history.

But the first long-distance field test with a human being - a diplomatic courier carrying a vital message - somehow misfired when the courier killed himself on arrival at his destination.

To prove his faith in his invention - and to escape charges of sabotage - Justin had himself "posted" thousands of miles. He came through unchanged. It was the world that was somehow different...

Genre: Science Fiction

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December 1981 : UK Paperback
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Title: Infinitive of Go
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ISBN: 0-417-06470-5 / 978-0-417-06470-3 (UK edition)
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January 1980 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Infinitive of Go
Author(s): John Brunner
ISBN: 0-345-28497-6 / 978-0-345-28497-6 (USA edition)
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