A Mile Beyond the Moon Author:C.M. Kornbluth Deft and funny, wicked and wise... — Here is science fiction at its peak — C.M. Kornbluth was one of the great masters of the form: gathered here are his best short stories. — This posthumous collection takes you on wild excursions past unexplored boundaries of time and space, society, morals, customs and science. Here are the dilemmas - comic or ... more »tragic, ironic or fantastic - that confront the individual when technology advances relentlessly past humanity's capacity to absorb it.
These stories are never horse-operas with Martian settings. They are sensitive, superbly written, humanity-conscious tales of people struggling in a world they might have made - bt never mastered.« less