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Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury, 1953

Episode012_fahrenheit_451_ray_bradbury.mp3 This is a modern, ordinary existence. You can count on  authorities to protect you & your property from harm. Except if you possess one item that’s banned & universally loathed…books. In that case, you should expect the firemen to … Continue reading

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Lest Darkness Fall, L. Sprague de Camp, 1939

Episode006_Lest_Darkness_Fall_L_Sprague_de_Camp It’s 1938 and during a trip to his favourite city of Rome, graduate student Martin Padway is hurtled back through time to 6th century Rome – just before the Dark Ages. With his knowledge of 1,500 years worth of … Continue reading

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Wolfbane, Pohl/Kornbluth, 1959

Episode005_Wolfbane_Pohl_Kornbluth The Earth has been ripped from the Sun by a runaway planet, whose inhabitants have their own plans for Earth’s resources. Humankind is dying out, but there are those who defy convention and refuse to give in. Shownotes 0:25 … Continue reading

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The Door Into Summer, Robert A. Heinlein, 1957

Time-travel, engineering, a love triangle and an intelligent cat. Continue reading

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