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Three to a Given Star (1965) [Short Story]
by Cordwainer Smith Rating: Weighted - 7.2 / Average - 7.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Series: Instrumentality, the

Summary (IBList user synopsis):

The Instrumentality transforms three misfits, and sends them on a long voyage to investigate a distant planet that seems to have hostile intentions towards mankind.

First published in Galaxy, October 1965.

Reprinted in Quest Of The Three Worlds and The Rediscovery Of Man.

Original title: Three to a Given Star
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionScience FictionAdventureSpace Travel & Exploration

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Quest of the Three Worlds (1966) [Collection]
      Author: Cordwainer Smith
     Rediscovery of Man, the (1993) [Collection]
      Author: Cordwainer Smith


  • Alternate title: In Praise Of Folly

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