Compelling science fiction adventure from New York Times bestseller Robert A. Heinlein: two classic novellas, Gulf and Lost Legacy , and two short stories with speculation on what makes us human.
Compelling science fiction adventure from New York Times bestseller Robert A. Heinlein: two classic novellas and two short stories with speculation on what makes us human.
Gulf : in which the greatest superspy of them all is revealed as the leader of a league of supermen and women who can't decide on quite what to do with the rest of us. The prequel to Heinlein's later New York Times best seller, Friday .
Lost Legacy : in which it is proved that we are all members of that league of the superhuman-or would be, if we but had eyes to see.
Plus a double dose of great short stories, with two of the master's finest: one on the nature of being, the other on what it means to be a man. The second story, "Jerry Was a Man," was adapted for the TV series Masters of Science Fiction , and is now available on DVD.
About Robert A. Heinlein: "Not only America's premier writer of speculative fiction, but the greatest writers of such fiction in the world."--Stephen King.
"One of the grand masters of science fiction."-- Wall Street Journal