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Rendezvous on a Lost World (The Rim World #4)

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His was a dream few spacemen ever saw come true. Alan Kemp was an obsessed man - driven by the realization of a dream into the black emptiness between the stars.
In a rebuilt, second-hand, obsolete ship, Kemp and his three comrades too off - determined to set up a shuttle between the planets at the Rim of the galaxy.
But trouble - in the form of t
Paperback, 124 pages
Published 1961 by Priory Books
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Rendezvous on a Lost World (1961) 105 pages by A. Bertram Chandler.

Alan Kemp, one of George's crew mates on a rim runner, wins the lottery. While they are enjoying some of those winnings an old gaussjammer from a lost colony arrives on the planet. This gives Kemp an idea. He'll buy the old ship, set up his own business and cut a few weeks travel time off getting back to his beloved Veronica.

With the addition of Jim and Dudley they set off and get caught in a magnetic storm. And the adventures
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Arthur Bertram Chandler (28 March 1912–6 June 1984) was an Australian science fiction author. He also wrote under the pseudonyms George Whitley, George Whitely, Andrew Dunstan, and S.H.M.

He was born in Aldershot, England. He was a merchant marine officer, sailing the world in everything from tramp steamers to troopships. He emigrated to Australia in 1956 and became an Australian citizen. He comman
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The Rim World (7 books)
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  • Beyond The Galactic Rim (The Rim World Series)
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  • Catch the Star Winds (Commander Grimes, #5)
  • The Ship From Outside (The Rim World, #3)

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