Shellbreak Author:J. W. Groves Lenoir awakes in the year 2505, and finds that his invention - an impenetrable shell of force - has been "protecting" the city for 400 years. During that time no one has seen the sun, felt rain, or been able to determine whether the bombs had fallen after all. Only the dictators of the decadent civilization know how to collapse the shell - and t... more »hey want it to stand forever, protecting the status quo.
Lenoir, kidnapped from the past by a new time-travel technique, is blackmailed by a freedom party into breaking the shell. But first he must locate the controls. Pursued by police, gangsters and dissident freedom factions, Lenoir has no allies. If he is ever to return to his own time, it must be entirely by his own efforts. For no one will help him out of the savage, ruined world he made.« less