A man finds himself on a spaceship with amnesia in the year 3456. He rescues a creature called Hurkos and they team up with a poet named Gnossos. The trio travels to a place called Hope and find that the creatures there control violence in a peculiar way. Those who inflict pain onto others are sentenced to experience the pain ten times worse.
Original title: Fear That Man / Toyman
Genre: Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Social Criticism
Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Anthropology/sociology
- This was an Ace Double book, meaning it was two novels in one book. The reader simply flipped the book to read the other novel. The picture shows the Fear That Man side. The flip side contained Toyman by E.C. Tubb.