(From the publisher):
The Rithian, the deadliest alien in the known galaxy and a master of disguise, is loose somewhere on Earth. Thorne Spangler, the perfect bureaucrat, has bet his career that his methodical ways can penetrate the Rithianís disguise. But assigned to help Spangler is the intolerably uncultured outworlder Jawj Pembum ó and, worse yet, Pembumís incomprehensibly random methods seem to beÖ working.
Original title: Double Meaning
Genre: Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Humorous, Parody and Comedy
Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Alien Beings→ Interspecies Relations
This work is a subwork of the following works :
Rule Golden & Double Meaning (1990) [Paired Work]
Author: Damon Knight