Ballroom of the Skies Author:John D. MacDonald A strange and monstrous explaination of why the world is war-torn. An intricate and totally convincing future society, where India rules the globe, and everyone chases the mighty rupee. The 1st Atomic war has just ended and already a 2nd is clearly building. People shrug. War is man's nature. That's what Dake Lorin thought until he became a... more »ware of aliens living among us -- and discovered their sinister purpose.
Book has an afterword by MacDonald written in 1968« less