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Blind Spot

Auhtor: Bascom Jones

Language: english
Published: 1955

Genres:

short story,  science fiction,  post 1930
Downloads: 346
eBook size: 36Kb

Review by Chandler, June 2010


Rating: (*****)
Copyright: Public Domain in the U.S.
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Summary of the Book 'Blind Spot':

Everyone supported the Martian program?until it struck home!

Excerpts from the Book 'Blind Spot':


... from lunch earlier in the day. His eye flicked rapidly over the moistly smeared Martian scrawl, ignoring the bitterness directed at him in the ...
... knew that the Settlement's Investigations Lab could readily determine the identity of the Martian who had written the note. But he hesitated to ...
... than 17,000 workers at the mines. Only five had been Earthlings. Let the armed-police system find the Martian through their own channels. It wasn't ...
... she was no taller than the Martian man who followed her at the prescribed four feet. After the girl had seated herself, Stark and the Martian sat down. ...
... said, This permit certifies that you are eligible to move from Perimeter E to Housing Perimeter D. It also certifies that your husband has no record ...
... with the advantages and disadvantages listed under the section pertaining to intermarriage in the new law, Mr. Stark. Thank you. STARKrose as ...
... were climbing into their speedy little jet cars for the short trip to the recently modernized inner perimeters. Martians were waiting for ...
... lock. Carol was that kind of girl. ALMOSTat the exact moment that Carol opened the door into Stark's office, the yellow visi-screen of the vocal ...
... Right now, he's only interested in hearing about Earth. But we're supposed to announce our engagement tonight at the dinner. He shook his head. We ...
... eating an occasional lunch or third meal together in little out-of-the-way places. Carol laughed, the youthful swell of her breasts against the soft, ...
... it a few minutes ago. Carol giggled. Dad gave it to me. Did you see me plow through that crowd waiting for the auto bus? Did your brother send you ...
... unpinned it. That's the sort of thing our department is fighting. But the captain said it was the latest rage back on Earth. They're even making toys ...
... back to an all-but-forgotten custom practiced on Earth. Stark thought the engagement ring would please Carol, though. Standing in the compressor ...
... into the house. Throughout the house, Stark could hear the alarm bell. A taped voice, activated by the tele-guard, said, Do not enter! Do not enter! He ...
... Why, I wouldn't let you touch my daughter if you were the last living being in the Universe! Carol didn't look up. She stood through it all, silently, without ...
... supported the Martian program—until it struck ...
... leaves for the Aberfoyle mine. Although believed to be mined out a decade earlier, James Starr finds a mine overman, Simon Ford, along with his family living ...
... must deal with mysterious and unexplainable happenings in and around the mine. Jules Verne Five Weeks in a Balloon A scholar, Dr. Samuel Ferguson, ...
... Dryfoos Waste Not, Want Eat your spinach, little man! It's good for you. Stuff yourself with it. Be a good little consumer, or the cops will ...
... heroes of her novel Atlas Shrugged. Calumet 'K' is the name of a two-million bushel grain elevator being constructed by Charlie Bannon. Farmers and ...