By John W. Campbell Jr.
A sky pirate armed with enhanced guns of his personal invention.... First touch with an alien race harmful adequate to threaten the protection of 2 planets.... the coming of an unseen darkish solar whose attendant marauders aimed toward the very finish of civilization during this sunlight System.... those have been the 3 demanding situations that confirmed the ability and minds of the intense workforce of scientist-astronauts Arcot, Wade, and Morey. Their preliminary adventures are a vintage of science-fiction which first introduced the identify in their writer, John W. Campbell, into prominence as a grasp of the artistic mind's eye.
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Translated by Daniel Weissbort xxxui 661 662 663 667 672 674 674 675 675 676 677 678 679 679 680 681 683 684 xxxit Contents A L E K S A N D R G A L IC H The Prospectors’ Little Waltz Translated by Gene Sosin A Mistake Translated by Albert C. Todd SERG EY N A R O V C H A T O V W olf Cub Translated by Lubov Yakovleva B O R IS SLUTSKY The Pit of Cologne Translated by J. R. Rowland Hospital Translated by J. R. Rowland Filled with the final weariness . . Translated by J. R. Rowland Clerks Translated by ).
Translated by Peter Norman ALEKSANDR G A N G N U S Firing back . . Translated by Bradley Jordan O L G A BERGHOLTS The Ordeal Translated by Daniel Weissbort My Country Translated by Daniel Weissbort Conversation with a Neighbor Translated by Daniel Weissbort You took me . . Translated by Daniel Weissbort Friends repeat . . Translated by Albert C. Todd 543 5 45 5 49 5 52 5 54 5 61 567 569 570 571 5 72 5 72 574 574 Contents xxix YELENA R U BISO V A Humility is the eye of the needle . . Translated by Thomas E.
Rowland Daedalus Translated by J. R. Rowland Be kind . . Translated by J. R. Rowland L E O N ID LAV ROV From Notes on the Impossible Translated by Lubov Yakovleva D A N IIL A N D R E Y E V From The Russian Gods Translated by Rose Styron and Olga Carlisle For the Unveiling of a Memorial 485 486 489 493 493 495 497 499 500 502 503 Translated by Bradley Jordan S E M Y O N K IR S A N O V From Your Poem Translated by Lubov Yakovleva Lyric Poem Translated by April FitzLyon 505 508 SERG EY M A R K O V Stendhal Translated by Lubov Yakovleva 510 N IK O L A I D E M E N T Y E V The Mother Translated by Lubov Yakovleva and Max Hayward 511 B O R IS K O R N IL O V High Seas on the Caspian Translated by Bernard Meares 517 Contents Continuation of Life Translated by Bernard Meares The Drawer of My Writing Desk Translated by Bernard Meares Under the Scraggy Fir Tree Translated by Bernard Meares My Nightingale Translated by Bernard Meares xxvii 518 520 522 523 A N A T O L Y S H T E IG E R No one waits down below .
The Black Star Passes by John W. Campbell Jr.