City of a Thousand Suns Author:Samuel R. Delaney The war is over. The giant computer which directed the complex military operations of the Empire of Toromon is to be dismantled. But the computer resists ...and rockets rain on the great city that is the only hope of humanity. After a millennium of radiation wreckage, the five-hundred year old empire faces disaster at the hands of a super-monste... more »r of its own creation.
But, unknown even to Toromon's desperate leaders, the real enemy is the unearthly mind controlling berserk computer-a foe from the most distant realms of space, a foe intent on making the Earth the first victim of galactic conquest.« less