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Ministry of Disturbance and Other SF (Federation)

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Henry Beam Piper wrote many short stories and several novels. He is best known for his extensive Terro-Human Future History series of stories and a shorter series of "Paratime" alternate history tales. Included in this volume are five novelettes from the last decade of Piper's career. The title story, "Ministry of Disturbance," appeared in the December 1958 issue of Astoun ...more
Paperback, 200 pages
Published April 1st 2007 by Aegypan (first published 2007)
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Included in this volume are five novelettes from the last decade of Piper's career. The title story, "Ministry of Disturbance," appeared in the December 1958 issue of Astounding, (where Cambpell blurbed it, "Sometimes getting a job is harder than the job after you get it -- and sometimes getting out of a job is harder than either!"). Also included are "A Slave is a Slave," from the April 1962 issue of Analog ("There has always been strong sympathy for the poor," said JWC, "m

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Henry Beam Piper was an American science fiction author. He wrote many short stories and several novels. He is best known for his extensive Terro-Human Future History series of stories and a shorter series of "Paratime" alternate history tales.
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Other Books in the Series

Federation (1 - 10 of 12 books)
  • Uller Uprising
  • Graveyard of Dreams: Science Fiction Stories
  • Ministry of Disturbance
  • Oomphel in the Sky
  • Four Day Planet
  • A Slave Is A Slave
  • The Cosmic Computer (aka Junkyard Planet)
  • Space Viking
  • Empire
  • Federation

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