The Corridors of Time Author:Poul Anderson The guard said, "You got a visitor," and turned the key. — when Malcolm Lockridge walked out of his prison cell, he was taking the first steps of a weird ourney--a journey through time itself. His unknown visitor was the beautiful and cunning Storm Dalloway, who rescued him from the electric chair to send him on a strange and tortuous mission. ... more »And Lockridge soon learned that death might be a small price to pay for a cause that spanned past centuries and extended beyond tomorrow.
Storm was a key leader of the Wardens, who were struggling for supremacy over the Rangers. but the Wardens and the Rangers were from centuries past, and it was only by choosing the appropriate gate in the time tunnel that Lockridge could enter their warring worlds. It was a war fought simultaneously with spears and lethal atomic guns--and before it ended, Lockridge had to meet perils and make decisions no other mortal had ever faced!« less