(From the publisher):
The Alphans had been watching Earth for centuries, seeing its technological advances and its moral stagnation. They had erected a barrier against Earth's attempts to enter their system. Finally, they decided that Earth was a canker on the face of the universe, and decreed it's total destruction . . . The Earth was on trial, would no one defend her?
Original title: Alpha Yes, Terra No! / The Ballad of Beta-2
Genre: Fiction→ Science Fiction
The following works are contained within this one:
Alpha Yes, Terra No! (1965) [Novel]
Author: Emil Petaja
Ballad of Beta-2, the (1965) [Novel]
Author: Samuel R. Delany
- 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 Alpha Yes, Terra No! side. The flip side contained The Ballad of Beta-2 by Samuel R. Delany.