Planet of the Damned Author:Harry Harrison Fortunately Brion Brandd was a superman... — Because Brion's Herculean task was to avert a war between two worlds that shared a single star. One of them was the most advanced in the galaxy, the other a living hell. Unfortunately the leaders of Dis, having issued a demand for unconditional surrender, refused any further communication -- and were e... more »ager to summarily execute anyone who dared land on their hellish planet.
No one much cared what happened to the aggressors, but the destruction of Nyjord would be an irreplaceable loss to all mankind. Yet to save either world from annihilation, Brion must first redeem the Planet of the Damned
A man said to the universe: "Sir, I exist!" "However" replied the universe, "That fact has not created in me a sense of obligation." -- Stephen Crane« less