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Masters of Time

(1950)
(Earth's Last Fortress)
A novel by

 
 
SCIENCE FICTION-EVERY DAY THEY CAME TO THE RECRUITING OFFICE,EAGER-EYED YOUNG MEN ANXIOUS TO ENLIST FOR WHAT THEY THOUGHT WAS A WORTHWHILE CAUSE.THEY GAVE THEIR NAMES AND NEXT OF KIN,THEN WALKED INTO A BACKROOM,WHERE THE ENIGMATIC DR.LELL WAITED FOR THEM.AND THAT WAS WHERE THE NIGHTMARE BEGAN.FOR LELL WAS A TIME TRAVELLER,FROM UN UNIMAGINABLY HIDWEOUS FUTURE WHERE A WAR BETWEEN THE SANE PLANETARIANS AND THE INSANE GLORIOUS WAS DEVASTATING EARTH.THE GLORIOUS WERE WEAKENING,LOSING THOUSANDS OF MEN EVERY MINUTE-AND SO THEY HAD DESPATCHED EMISARIES LIKE LELL TO THE PAST,TO LURE UNSUSPECTING ADVENTURE-SEEKERS INTO THE RANKS OF THEIR DECIMATED SLAVE-ARMIES!

Genre: Science Fiction

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Used availability for A E van Vogt's Masters of Time

Paperback Editions

January 1978 : USA Paperback
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Title: Masters of Time
Author(s): A E Van Vogt
ISBN: 0-532-95417-3 / 978-0-532-95417-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Manor Books
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November 1977 : UK Paperback
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Title: Earth's Last Fortress (Sphere Science Fiction)
Author(s): A E Van Vogt
ISBN: 0-7221-8732-7 / 978-0-7221-8732-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sphere
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