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Book Information: Purple Light, the

Purple Light, the (1941) [Short Story]
by Theodore Sturgeon E. Hunter Waldo Rating: Weighted - 6.7 / Average - 6.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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It's nice that they install a warning system that tells you the nuclear reactor that powers your spaceship is about to blow. But there's not much you can do about it by then.

First published in Astounding Science-Fiction.

Reprinted in Microcosmic God.

Original title: The Purple Light
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionScience FictionTechnologySpace Flight

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Microcosmic God (1995) [Collection]
      Author: Theodore Sturgeon


  • This is a science fiction re-write of Watch My Smoke (1939)
  • Originally published under the pseudonym E. Hunter Waldo

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