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Specialist (1953) [Short Story]
by Robert Sheckley Rating: Weighted - 7.2 / Average - 7.0 of 10 (2 votes) (Rate!)
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After losing their Pusher in a photon storm, the remaining parts of the ship are forced to search the uncharted region for a replacement.

Originally published in Galaxy, May 1953.

Original title: Specialist
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionScience FictionAlien BeingsFirst Contact
FictionScience FictionAlien BeingsAlien Societies
FictionScience FictionTechnologySpace Flight
FictionScience FictionTechnologyAlien Technology

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Untouched by Human Hands (1954) [Collection]
      Author: Robert Sheckley
     Flying Sorcerers, the (1997) [Anthology]
      Authors: Arthur C. Clarke , Terry Pratchett , Kurt Vonnegut , Piers Anthony , Roald Dahl , Stanislaw Lem , C. S. Lewis , Harry Harrison , Cordwainer Smith , Thomas M. Disch , Mervyn Peake , Michael Moorcock , L. Sprague de Camp , William F. Nolan , Robert Bloch , Fletcher Pratt , Robert Sheckley , John Collier , Fredric Brown , Nelson S. Bond , P.G. Wodehouse , Angela Carter , Stephen Leacock , John Wyndham , Eric Knight

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