Beyond the Sealed World Author:Rena Vale "Daly 1444 is an atavist. Cast him out of a world into the Wasteland to die." Thus ordered the Masters of Science, the ruling body of the Glassteel Civilization. And so Daly 1444, convicted of primitive longings to be a man instead of a number, was forced to become and Operator - a fearful voyager into the dangerous world of natural sun and lig... more »ht outside his antiseptic culture.
To his great surprise, Daly found not one but several worlds - each at a different level of achievement, each incomplete without the other, each desperate to rule supreme. At first he struggled only for his own life amidst conditions for which his test-tube life had ill-equipped him. But soon he realized that not only his future was at stake, but the future of all the worlds of Earth - and that he was the one man who could save the Universe.« less