Masters of Time Author:A.E. van Vogt Norma was a helpless victim of the masters of time; Jack, who loved her went willingly into slavery hoping to find a way to release her from bondage. Both of them should have been destroyed, yet somehow, gaining strength from each other, they managed to retain some measure of their free will. — But was it enough to save both of them--and, more im... more »portant, to save Earth from the monstrous fate that the masters of time had decreed for it?« less
The war for domination of far-future Earth is carried out behind the scenes of man's entire history. Cold, cruel supermen calling themselves the "Glorious" ensnare Norma Matheson and her old flame Jack--two victims among millions. It's a fast-paced little story full of dizzying justifications of paradox avoidance, and fascinating glimpses of futures that might--or must--come to pass!